Ukrainian Ministry Of Defense Says Russian Forces Issue Surrender Ultimatum, Seize Military Airstrip

At 1am local time on March 1st, the Ministry of Defense issued a statement that they received intel informing of an attack on Ukrainian military installations between 2-5am, and...

At 1am local time on March 1st, the Ministry of Defense issued a statement that they received intel informing of an attack on Ukrainian military installations between 2-5am, and that the Ukrainian army would respond if attacked.


In turn, it was reported by Hromadske TV that Russian forces issued an ultimatum to Ukrainian forces to surrender their military basses by the 2am deadline. At 2am, a military airfield in Kirovske was captured by Russian soldiers. source – Ukrainian Policy

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  • J

    russia best think this over very carefully.

  • The photo shows Russian artillery, not tanks.

  • J: What do you think Putin needs to be carefully about?

    Maybe you think gutless Obama going to attack Russia, think again?

    You need to read God’s Prophecies more?

  • This war is going to be over before it got started!

  • Off topic:

    Tenn. State University Requires Students to Wear Trackable IDs

    “Beginning Saturday, March 1, students and staff at Tennessee State University will be required to present identification badges at any time that can also track their movements in and out of buildings, according to a local-news report.”

    “Failure to comply with the new policy,” the school said, “may result in employee disciplinary action, student judicial action, or removal from University property.”

    You read that right – failure to comply… if this can occur at a Uni level, imagine how the mark of the beast will be pushed on everyone … or else.

  • J, why do you say Russia best think this over very carefully?

  • Pastor LaRue sometimes people seem gutless, but it’s sometimes due to the fact that their motivation isn’t what everyone else’s is.

  • The Lastest!

    Kirov military airdrome in #Crimea captured on the night of 1 March @EspresoTV

    The Ukrainian Parliament released a statement saying they expect conflict tonight between Ukrainian military and Russian troops. It reads as follows: (translated)

    “If the penetration of the unknown into the territory of military units of the Armed Forces of Ukraine will act in accordance with the laws of Ukraine and the Charter of the Armed Forces of Ukraine

    Leadership of the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine learned that from 2 nd to 5 o’clock in the morning the night from February 28 to March 1, 2014 radical forces plan to carry out illegal activities, namely, to enter the military units stationed in the Crimea and disarm personnel.”

    2327 GMT: The airport in Simferopol has stopped taking flights, reported at 22:56 Moscow time tonight.

    The air space over Simferopol is closed, says ITAR-TASS. RIA Novosti reported that it is closed at least until 18:30 on 1 March. A dispatcher told the news agency that the ban on flights may be extended.

    Meanwhile, Reuters is reporting that air space is closed over all of Crimea.

    2134 GMT: Independent media going off the air?

    Ayder Muzhdabayev, deputy editor of Moskovsky Komsomolets, reported on Facebook 2 hours ago:

    Urgent from Crimea

    Armed divisions have seized the state television station (GTRK) of Crimea. All the staff have gathered together at the Crimean Tatar TV channel ATR, hundreds of others have come. They are waiting for the seizure. Several APCs have arrived. For now, they’ve passed by. They are also expected seizure of the building of the Crimean Tatar’s Medjlis [Assembly]. People are already going there. Everyone is afraid of what will happen tonight. There it is.

    Friends, colleagues, take care of yourself! Don’t resist the military. God save Crimea!

    2134 GMT: Russian blogger Lev Shlosberg who writes for the newspaper Pskovskaya Guberniya has written this report today at 4:42 pm (translated by The Interpreter) that says that Russian “Officers and Contractors of the 76th Chernihov (Pskov) Storm Troops Division” are now in Ukraine:

    According to one of the participants in the operation, officers and contractors of the 76th Shock Troops Division have been re-locating to Ukrainian territory since last week. By early this week, there were already more than 100 soldiers. The last of the famous detachments was sent on Thursday, 27 February. They are fully armed, with 5,000 rounds of ammunition per person. There is one truck per 10 soldiers, and they are completely loaded with weapons including flame-throwers. Upon arrival on the territory of Ukraine, they did not report their geographical locations to people, and they were assigned local tasks. Most likely, this was Sevastopol and Simferopol. Emergency troops remain in Yysk, and did not take part in the operation. The barracks of the 76th Storm Troops Division on Margelova Street in Pskov is practically empty.

    Russia/Ukraine Military Comparison

  • NTEB you’ve been very busy with all this breaking news!!
    Thank You for keeping us up to date!!

  • America has lost its standing in the world as now Russia, China, and Iran will fill the void. Thanks to our Godless and wretched society. The hand of God will soon strike us down as we turned our backs on him !

    Ps. Israel was always judged by its enemies !


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