Gunmen surround Ukrainian bases in Crimea

Military and naval bases in Crimea surrounded by unidentified gunmen who are thought to be Russian soldiers.

    Ukraine's Prime Minister has described Russia's invasion of Crimea as not just a threat, but a declaration of war. The Ukrainian military has been mobilised and is now on high alert.

    Ukrainian military and naval bases in Crimea have been surrounded by unidentified gunmen who are thought to be Russian soldiers.

    Al Jazeera's Jennifer Glasse reports from Perevalne, one of the bases.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    Lost childhoods: Nigeria's fear of 'witchcraft' ruins young lives

    Lost childhoods: Nigeria's fear of 'witchcraft' ruins young lives

    Many Pentecostal churches in the Niger Delta offer to deliver people from witchcraft and possession - albeit for a fee.

    The priceless racism of the Duke of Edinburgh

    The priceless racism of the Duke of Edinburgh

    Prince Philip has done the world an extraordinary service by exposing the racist hypocrisy of "Western civilisation".

    China will determine the future of Venezuela

    China will determine the future of Venezuela

    There are a number of reasons why Beijing continues to back Maduro's government despite suffering financial losses.