Enthusiasm and trepidation ahead of Crimea referendum

A member of Russian forces walks past a Russian flag (C), a Serbian flag (Center L), and a Russian navy flag (L) at a check point on the road from Simferopol to Sevastopol on March 13, 2014. (AFP PHOTO / FILIPPO MONTEFORTE)

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on March 14, 2014, on page 11.




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