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May 26th, 2014
04:55 PM ET

Former Secretary Albright: Russia tried to meddle in Ukraine elections

(CNN) – Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright said Monday that the results of the Ukraine's elections, despite disenfranchisement of some voters in eastern Ukraine, show that the people of Ukraine, “don’t want to be destabilized, they want to be a normal European country.”

Albright said that only a “small percentage” of the Ukraine’s 45 million people felt the effects of the election disruption. Otherwise, she said the election was “free and fair.”

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