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Russian Parliament Approves Use of Troops in Ukraine's Crimea Region

The Russian parliament has approved President Vladimir Putin's request to use the Russian military in Ukraine's Crimea region, further raising tensions between the neighbors.Saturday's vote made official what Ukrainian authorities have described as an ongoing deployment of Russian troops in Crimea.At a meeting of the interim government in Kyiv Saturday, Ukraine's acting defense minister said 6,000 additional Russian troops have been deployed on Ukrainian soil.Ukraine's...

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