Putin says will not recognise any Ukrainian election held amid "terror"

NOVO-OGARYOVO, Russia, March 4 Tue Mar 4, 2014 6:30am EST

NOVO-OGARYOVO, Russia, March 4 (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Tuesday Russia would not recognise the results of elections in Ukraine which were held under the current conditions of "terror".

"If they are held under such terror as we see now, then we won't (recognise them)," Putin told a news conference.

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