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Resist or cooperate? Crimean Tatars split over Russian rule

A cyclist rides a bicycle along a street in Bakhchisaray, the Crimean Tatars' historical capital, May 11, 2014. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

A cyclist rides a bicycle along a street in Bakhchisaray, the Crimean Tatars' historical capital, May 11, 2014. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

A cyclist rides a bicycle along a street in Bakhchisaray, the Crimean Tatars' historical capital, May 11, 2014. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov
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A man walks along a street in Bakhchisaray, the Crimean Tatars' historical capital, May 11, 2014. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

A man walks along a street in Bakhchisaray, the Crimean Tatars' historical capital, May 11, 2014. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

A man walks along a street in Bakhchisaray, the Crimean Tatars' historical capital, May 11, 2014. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov
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A car drives along a street in Bakhchisaray, the Crimean Tatars' historical capital, May 11, 2014. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

A car drives along a street in Bakhchisaray, the Crimean Tatars' historical capital, May 11, 2014. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

A car drives along a street in Bakhchisaray, the Crimean Tatars' historical capital, May 11, 2014. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov
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A general view shows the 16th-century Tatar Khans' palace in Bakhchisaray, the Crimean Tatars' historical capital, May 11, 2014. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

A general view shows the 16th-century Tatar Khans' palace in Bakhchisaray, the Crimean Tatars' historical capital, May 11, 2014. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

A general view shows the 16th-century Tatar Khans' palace in Bakhchisaray, the Crimean Tatars' historical capital, May 11, 2014. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov
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