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Exit poll: Crimea backs Russia union

More than 90% of Crimean voters have backed joining Russia and seceding from Ukraine, exit polls have suggested.

More than 90% of Crimean voters have backed joining Russia and seceding from Ukraine, exit polls have suggested.

Crowds of pro-Moscow voters celebrated in the main city of Simferopol, and Crimea's pro-Russia leader said he would apply to join Russia on Monday.

Ben Brown reports.

  • 16 Mar
  • From the section Europe