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Putin Q&A live blog: Putin threatens to shut off gas to Ukraine, calls eastern Ukraine "Novorussiya," says presidential elections cannot be considered legitimate

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April 17, 2014, 2:42 p.m. | Ukraine — by Kyiv Post

The Kyiv Post is live blogging Russian President Vladimir Putin's question and answer session on live television on April 17, as it relates to Ukraine.
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Editor's Note: Today, April 17, Russian President Vladimir Putin is holding a question and answer session on live television. The Kyiv Post will be live blogging the event, which lasted for 4 hours and 48 minutes last year. 

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