Crimea without power from Ukraine after electricity pylons 'blown up'

November 22, 2015 1:03 PM

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MOSCOW/KIEV Crimea was left without electricity supplies from Ukraine on Sunday after pylons carrying power lines to the Russia-annexed peninsula were blown up overnight.

It was not immediately clear who had damaged the pylons, but a Russian senator described the move as an "act of terrorism" and implied that Ukrainian nationalists were to blame.

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