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Video: Inside a Cossack training camp in Ukraine’s Crimea

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Video by Romeo LANGLOIS , Abdallah MALKAWI

Text by FRANCE 24

Latest update : 2014-03-05

As Ukraine’s crisis continues to deepen, Cossacks – a militaristic group that once defended the borders of Russia’s Empire – have joined Russian forces in the country’s Crimea region. FRANCE 24 reports from inside one of their training camps.

Date created : 2014-03-05

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