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Crimea Votes To Rejoin Russia

Crimea Votes To Rejoin Russia
Posted March 16th, 2014 @ 11:34am by KFBK News

Crimeans say yes to rejoining Russia. 

Russian state media said 95-percent of voters agreed to that today. 

Most voters said rejoining Russia could jumpstart the Crimean economy. 

They also said they want to join a country that is a major player on the world stage. 

The U.S. has warned Russian president Vladimir Putin his country will pay an increasing price for its military intervention in Ukraine.

  The White House says it will not recognize the referendum results.

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