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# simferopol - Saturday 29 March, 2014

While most clocks move forward one hour tonight, Crimea will jump TWO hours
# Time Travel
# Time Travel

While most clocks move forward one hour tonight, Crimea will jump TWO hours

Mar 29th 2014, 6:49 PM 15,562 Views 10 Comments

Crimea will be moving to Moscow time by setting their clocks forward by two hours tonight.

# simferopol - Friday 21 March, 2014

Welcome to Russia... Putin plans firework display to mark Crimea accession
# Ukraine Crisis
# Ukraine Crisis

Welcome to Russia... Putin plans firework display to mark Crimea accession

Mar 21st 2014, 3:26 PM 8,879 Views 175 Comments

The Russian President has signed off on legislation to absorb Crimea into Russia. He says he will holding off on any return punitive measures, following the announcement of US sanctions.

# simferopol - Tuesday 18 March, 2014

"Russian soldiers have started shooting at Ukrainian servicemen" PM claims
# Simferopol
# Simferopol

"Russian soldiers have started shooting at Ukrainian servicemen" PM claims

Mar 18th 2014, 6:09 PM 11,442 Views 151 Comments

Ukraine’s Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk said a soldier was shot dead in Crimea, leading to the defence ministry to allow soldiers to “use arms”.

# simferopol - Friday 28 February, 2014

Armed men are patrolling one of Ukraine's main airports
# Escalation
# Escalation

Armed men are patrolling one of Ukraine's main airports

Feb 28th 2014, 7:36 AM 10,725 Views 89 Comments

However the airport is operating normally, despite their presence.