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Apple ‘taking a deeper look’ at map policies after calling Crimea part of Russia

Apple ‘taking a deeper look’ at map policies after calling Crimea part of Russia

Published 29/11/2019

(Reuters) - Apple Inc (AAPL.O) is “taking a deeper look at how we handle disputed borders” after it referred to the Russian-annexed Crimean Peninsula as [more…]

Russian fighter jets land in Crimea amid Ukraine tensions

Russian fighter jets land in Crimea amid Ukraine tensions

Published 22/12/2018

BELBEK, Crimea (Reuters) - More than a dozen SU-27 and SU-30 fighter jets which Russia is deploying to boost its air force, amid heightened tensions [more…]

Sanctions short-circuit Russia`s electricity plans for annexed Crimea

Sanctions short-circuit Russia`s electricity plans for annexed Crimea

Published 27/04/2017

A general view shows a power plant under construction on the suburbs of Sevastopol, Crimea, February 9, 2017. Picture taken February 9, 2017. REUTERS/Anton Zverev

Russia's $1.3 billion plan to build two new power plants in Crimea aimed to show that Moscow could complete high-tech projects on the annexed peninsula despite Western technology sanctions.

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Putin discusses Crimea security after alleged Ukrainian incursions

Putin discusses Crimea security after alleged Ukrainian incursions

Published 11/08/2016

MOSCOW Russian President Vladimir Putin has held a meeting with his Security Council to discuss additional security measures for Crimea after the clashes on the [more…]