Obama Warns Russia of More Sanctions

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On the state visit to Japan, U.S. President Barack Obama indicated that a third round of sanctions could be imposed within days unless Moscow reigns in the masked gunmen that Ukrainians in the western half of the country have started calling “little green men.”

Meanwhile, Russian President Vladimir Putin called the use of Ukrainian armed forces against the Russian activists “a crime against its own people”. CCTV’s Nathan King has more.

Obama Warns Russia of More Sanctions

Obama Warns Russia of More Sanctions

On the state visit to Japan U.S. President Barack Obama indicated that a third round of sanctions could be imposed within days unless Moscow reigns in the masked gunmen that Ukrainians in the western half of the country have started calling "little green men." Meanwhile, Russian President Vladimir Putin called the use of Ukrainian armed forces against the Russian activists "a crime against its own people" CCTV's Nathan King has more.

Kiev has demanded Moscow provide details of its military exercises within 48 hours. CCTV’s Asieh Namdar interviews Oleh Kotsyuba, online editor for Ukrainian journal, ‘Krytyka’ on the ongoing crisis.

Ukraine Gives Russia a 48-Hour Deadline to Explain Drills

Ukraine Gives Russia a 48-Hour Deadline to Explain Drills

Kiev has demanded Moscow provide details of its military exercises within 48 hours.CCTV's Asieh Namdar interviews Oleh Kotsyuba, online editor for Ukrainian journal, 'Krytyka'on the current crisis.