Breaking News: UKRAINE, RUSSIA AT WAR: “Russia has invaded Ukraine,” Acting President Turchynov informs countrymen, as total of 13 Russian military planes land at air base near Simferopol, disgorge 2,000 troops; Ukraine’s interim government denies Russian deployment in Crimea part of bilateral agreement; Kremlin monitors US response as Russian spy ship Viktor Leonov makes “surprise” port of call in Havana; Russian neo-fascist Zhirinovsky shows up at Sevastopol city hall, rallies ethnic Russians
February 28, 2014
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Under the guise of military exercises, Russia has brought troops into the Autonomous Republic of Crimea. And not only have they seized the parliament of the Crimea, the Council of Ministers of the Crimea, they are trying to take civilian buildings under control, communications, and trying to block places where Ukrainian soldiers are based.
They are provoking us to military conflict. According to information from our intelligence, they are working out scenarios that are completely analogous to Abkhazia, when after provoking a conflict, they began annexation of territory.
– Alexander Turchynov, Ukraine’s Acting President, televised address, February 28, 2014
Fasten your seatbelts! This will be a very bumpy ride. Praying for Ukraine’s survival. Ball’s in your court, NATO.
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