A Cossack walks in front of Crimea's regional parliament building in Simferopol, Ukraine, Tuesday, March 11, 2014. Crimea's regional legislature on Tuesday adopted a "declaration of independence of ... more 
A Cossack walks in front of Crimea's regional parliament building in Simferopol, Ukraine, Tuesday, March 11, 2014. Crimea's regional legislature on Tuesday adopted a "declaration of independence of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea." The document specified that Crimea will become an independent state if its residents vote on Sunday in favor of joining Russia in the referendum. (AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Vadim Ghirda
Tue, Mar 11, 2014 9:03 AM EDT