Saturday, March 15, 2014

CRIMEA: HOTEL UNDER SIEGE

Gunmen Storm Crimea Hotel Full of Reporters on Eve of Referendum

TIME - ‎4 hours ago‎
Crimea's police force said it was a training operation. The office of its separatist leader said it was a hunt for a cache of weapons. The local defense ministry said it was part of an “information war” with the Ukrainian government. But whatever it was, it resulted ...

Gunmen storm hotel before Crimea vote

NEWS.com.au - ‎2 hours ago‎
GUNMEN have stormed a hotel in the Crimean regional capital Simferopol just ahead of a tense referendum on the Black Sea peninsula to leave Ukraine and join Russia. The violence comes on the eve of a referendum in Crimea, which is all but certain to ...

Gunmen carry out Crimea hotel security

Sky News Australia - ‎1 hour ago‎
Gunmen have stormed a hotel in the Crimean regional capital Simferopol just ahead of a tense referendum on the Black Sea peninsula to leave Ukraine and join Russia. An AFPTV crew saw around 30 armed men at the Hotel Moscow, most of them wearing ...