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Russia test-fires missile as Putin vows force is 'last resort'

Russia has test-fired an intercontinental ballistic missile in a pre-arranged move as tension mounts over Ukraine's Crimea region. Vladimir Putin said there was no need to use military force in Crimea, but it would only be used as a "last resort".

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Kerry: No evidence supports any of Russia's claims

US Secretary of Sate John Kerry accused Russia of intimidation and aggression against Ukraine.

He said the "Russian government is trying to make the world believe, against all evidence, it is representing Ukrainian people."

"Not a single piece of evidence supports any of Russia's claims. None," the top American diplomat said."There's a better way for Russia to pursue its interest in Ukraine," Mr Kerry added.

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