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Published: Monday March 31, 2014 MYT 8:15:01 PM
Updated: Monday March 31, 2014 MYT 8:16:29 PM

Ukraine condemns Crimean visit of Russia's Medvedev

KIEV (Reuters) - Ukraine on Monday denounced the visit of Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev to Crimea, describing it as a "crude violation" of the rules of international behaviour.

"The Ukrainian foreign ministry, in its note to the Russian Federation, expressed a categorical protest and stated that the visit of an official person to the territory of another state without preliminary agreement is a crude violation of the rules of the international community," ministry spokesman Evhen Perebiynis told journalists.

(Reporting by Pavel Polityuk; Writing By Richard Balmforth)

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