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Thursday March 6, 2014 MYT 6:46:16 PM
MOSCOW (Reuters) - A bill on simplifying the procedure for "parts of foreign states" to join the Russian Federation could be adopted next week, a politician who crafted the bill was quoted as saying on Thursday.
Itar-Tass news agency quoted Sergei Mironov as saying: "Speaking plainly, this bill was introduced by me for the sake of Crimea."
(Reporting by Elizabeth Piper, editing by Jason Bush)
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