Morning Update: Russians Issue Ultimatum To Ukrainian Forces In The Crimea

*This is update is being typed on a mobile device in my doctor’s waiting room. More posts will come later in the day but this one is going to be quite short.*

Ten minutes ago news services began reporting that Ukrainian forces in the Crimea have been issued an ultimatum by Russia; Surrender by 0300 hours Zulu (GMT) or “Face a Storm.” It certainly is in Russia’s best interests to secure the Crimea as quickly and with as little bloodshed as possible. Whether or not that is going to be possible is another question entirely. We will find out at 0300 GMT.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s