There was a coup in Ukraine. Viktor Yanukovych is still the legitimate president of the country.
If you count GDP per capita, Ukraine has 5,5 times lower standard of living than Russia, and is on the same level as Bangladesh.
According to IMF, Russia has GDP per capita 27,000; Ukraine 8,600 (approximately three times lower than Russia); Bangladesh 4,200 bit.ly/2mkt9d3, // According to the World Bank, the numbers are Russia: 24,500; Ukraine: 7,900; Bangladesh: 3,300 bit.ly/29khGBy, . All numbers are in international dollar, which would buy in the cited country a comparable amount of goods and services a U.S. dollar would buy in the United States.bit.ly/2mAWeQZ,