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Crimea Applies to Join Russia

Crimea's regional assembly has declared independence from Ukraine and applied to become part of Russia, a day after a referendum in Crimea overwhelmingly supported joining the Russian Federation. A delegation of Crimean lawmakers is set to travel to Moscow Monday to discuss additional procedures required to become part of the Federation. Meanwhile, Ukraine's parliament has approved a partial mobilization of reservists in response to the crisis.The United States and its European...

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