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A picture of a separatist militiaman in Donetsk during the seventh-anniversary commemoration of the victims of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 shot down in eastern Ukraine

The costs of annexing Crimea keep rising for Russia

While the Kremlin might have gotten away with seizing Crimea, its support for the armed insurrection in the eastern part of Ukraine turned out to be a deal-breaker instead of a bargaining chip. This miscalculation will haunt Russia for the foreseeable future.

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