Russian Forces Beating Journalists In Crimea

Obama will think this is a great idea to try here.
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Russian troops and forces loyal to Russia’s Vladimir Putin are preparing the way for their patron’s take over of Crimea and one of their tactics has been to attack and beat up journalists that might report what is going on there.

The attacks occurred in the Crimean town of Sevastopol on March 7 and were reported via a host of Tweets made by journalists on the ground.

Attacks occurred as Russian military forces took control of a Ukrainian military base in Sevastopol.

Shaun Walker, the Moscow correspondent for The Guardian, Tweeted that Russian troops stormed the facility’s gates threatening to kill anyone who opposed them. He reported that some reporters were attacked during the engagement.



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