Russian Special Forces Storm Crimea Base

Russian special forces have stormed a Ukrainian military base in Crimea, smashing through two walls, with one Ukrainian soldier reported shot. It comes after a deadline to hand over the base to Russia expired at 12.30 GMT. "They came through the walls in armoured personnel carriers, said Sky News Chief Correspondent Stuart Ramsay. "There have been explosions, blast bombs, one Ukrainian soldier has been shot." "We believe they are special forces," said Ramsay. "They are all balaclaved and have slightly different uniforms to regular Russian soldiers. "There was a lot of firing, probably into the air, it is hard to know…. – Photown News