Looking at the map, how would you describe Crimea geographically? Focus Discussion A. Security Council. The protests continued to grow. Review the instructions for the activity and ask if students have any questions.
According to a BBC report in FebruaryUkraine remained gripped by corruption, and little progress had been made in improving the economy.
A candidate supported in the western provinces, Viktor Yushchenko, was poisoned. When students finish, call on one group to answer the first question. The Ukrainian blue-and-yellow flag and the coat of arms were adopted in Russia supplies natural gas to Ukraine.
Russia's military strike supported Yanukovych's return to Kiev and closer ties to Russia. These events followed the reported shelling of Ukrainian positions from the Russian side of the border over the course of the preceding month.