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Obama: Crimea Referendum Violates International Law

U.S. President Barack Obama says a March 16 referendum decreed by pro-Russian lawmakers on the future of Ukraine's Crimea peninsula violates international law and Ukraine's constitution.Speaking at the White House Thursday, Mr. Obama said any discussion about Ukraine's future "must include the legitimate government of Ukraine." As political uncertainty gripped Crimea Thursday, the U.S. president also signed an executive order authorizing sanctions on those found to have...

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