WW4 File: UKRAINE, RUSSIA AT WAR: Ukrainian Air Force repels “dozens” of Russian paratroopers landing on Arbatskaya Strelka, land spit runs parallel to Crimea’s E coast but partly in Kherson Oblast; invaders try to seize natural gas pumping station supplying rebel region, Ukrainian soldiers re-secure site; 2 hours later 80 Russian soldiers, backed by 4 helicopter gunships, 3 APCs, seize Strelkovoye; town of 1,300 also located on spit, N of occupied region; unclear whether gunfire exchanged in either incident; Russia vetoes UN Security Council draft resolution declaring Mar. 16 referendum on region’s status “invalid”

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One response to “WW4 File: UKRAINE, RUSSIA AT WAR: Ukrainian Air Force repels “dozens” of Russian paratroopers landing on Arbatskaya Strelka, land spit runs parallel to Crimea’s E coast but partly in Kherson Oblast; invaders try to seize natural gas pumping station supplying rebel region, Ukrainian soldiers re-secure site; 2 hours later 80 Russian soldiers, backed by 4 helicopter gunships, 3 APCs, seize Strelkovoye; town of 1,300 also located on spit, N of occupied region; unclear whether gunfire exchanged in either incident; Russia vetoes UN Security Council draft resolution declaring Mar. 16 referendum on region’s status “invalid”

  1. mah29001 March 15, 2014 at 11:14 pm

    It seems that there are anti-war protesters having rallies in Russia:

    http://news.yahoo.com/thousands-march-moscow-protest-crimea-vote-150812036.html

    Here’s a photo like as if it’s back in the USSR:

    Like if Communism never really died.

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