Military standoff continues in Crimea | News | Al Jazeera

Military standoff continues in Crimea

Moscow declared strategic peninsula as a Russian region, but Ukrainian troops refuse to leave their bases.

    Russian forces have seized control of a number of naval installations in the port city of Sevastopol and the Crimean capital of Simferopol.

    But many members of Ukraine's armed forces have refused to give up their posts.

    Al Jazeera's Nick Spicer reports from Crimea.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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