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Ukraine: UN condemns Crimea vote as IMF and US back loans | BBC

The UN General Assembly has approved a resolution describing the Moscow-backed referendum that led to Russia’s annexation of Crimea as illegal.

It comes after the International Monetary Fund (IMF) agreed to a loan deal with Ukraine worth $14-18bn.

The US Congress also passed legislation on Thursday backing a $1bn loan guarantee for Ukraine.

For more on this story, visit: BBC News – Ukraine: UN condemns Crimea vote as IMF and US back loans.

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