Obama to Putin: Stay out or economy pays

Posted: March 26, 2014 at 5:35 a.m.

President Barack Obama, speaking Tuesday at the Nuclear Security Summit in The Hague, said he is concerned that Russia will move deeper into Ukraine.

With no sign of Russia abandoning the Crimean Peninsula, President Barack Obama said Tuesday that he’s concerned Moscow will move deeper into Ukraine and warned Russian President Vladimir Putin that the international community is prepared to impose more sanctions against his country’s economy.

Emergency workers applaud at a meeting Tuesday with Russian Emergency Situations Minister Vladimir Puchkov in Simferopol, Crimea. Puchkov met with loc...

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