Russians Enter Ukrainian Airbase in Crimea, Seize Commander

Russians Enter Ukrainian Airbase in Crimea, Seize Commander

Russians Enter Ukrainian Airbase in Crimea, Seize Commander Pro-Russian militiamen hide themselves behind cars as they secure the road to the Belbek airbase outside Sevastopol, Crimea, on Saturday, March 22, 2014. Andrew Lubimov / AP Russian troops stormed a Ukrainian-controlled airbase in Crimea on Saturday and its commander said he was being whisked away for “talks.” One Ukrainian was injured in the takeover of the Belbek airbase, which was one of the last facilities under Ukrainian control because Ukrainian troops refused to hand it over to the Russians, Ukraine’s Col.…

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