More worrisome still is that some form of Russian military penetration may have already occurred in Crimea.
The second collection—for missionaries in Crimea—takes care of that.
The solution is to establish greater autonomy for Crimea within a Ukraine that belongs neither to Europe nor to Russia.
And while many people died in the Kosovo war, as he pointed out, none have died in Crimea.
However, as the recent and unpredicted actions in Crimea remind us, there is always a chance of relapse.
We got just a glimpse of what the British army suffered in the Crimea.
We had a transfer from the 1st Battalion who had also been in the Crimea.
Napoleon, he found, was determined to end the war in the Crimea.
Our "Dutchman's" engine on this occasion is named "Crimea," and a fine fellow he is.
The event which this poem describes occurred at Balaklava in the Crimea, October 25th, 1854.
Note: As a former part of the Russian empire, Crimea was one of the strongholds of opposition to the Soviet government after the Russian Revolution.
Note: It was occupied by German troops from 1941 to 1945.
Note: The Crimean War of the 1850s, fought between Russian forces and the allied armies of Britain, France, Turkey, and Sardinia, was the scene of the battle described in “The Charge of the Light Brigade.”