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Demonstrators gather outside the White House in Washington on Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014. Russian troops took over Crimea as the parliament in Moscow gave President Vladimir Putin a green light Saturday to use the military to protect Russian interests in Ukraine.

Pablo Martinez Monsivais / Associated Press

Demonstrators gather outside the White House in Washington on Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014. Russian troops took over Crimea as the parliament in Moscow gave President Vladimir Putin a green light Saturday to use the military to protect Russian interests in Ukraine.