Germany: recognize legitimacy of Ukraine vote

May 23, 2014 9:23 AM

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Germany: recognize legitimacy of Ukraine vote

BERLIN (AP) — Germany's foreign minister is stressing the importance of Ukraine's presidential election results being recognized by all and says he doesn't believe Russia has chosen to isolate itself internationally.

The West has threatened wider sanctions against Russia if Moscow derails Sunday's vote, and Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier said Thursday that all concerned should have an interest in the election being as fair as possible. He acknowledged that "might not be possible in some towns."

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