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Does anyone have details on just why Khrushchev gave the Crimea to the Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic? The area had been historically Russian for centuries.

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by ARGeezer (ARGeezer a in a circle eurotrib daught com) on Wed Feb 26th, 2014 at 01:48:29 AM EST

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