Taking over a Ukrainian Base: Russian Roulette in Ukraine

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Taking over a Ukrainian Base: Russian Roulette in Ukraine 4.5
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In the aftermath of the referendum in which 97% percent of the Crimean population supposedly voted to join the Russian federation, VICE News' Simon Ostrovsky returns to the Ukrainian Naval headquarters in Sevastopol, after self defense forces stormed the premises and took over the base.




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Welcome to Slavic countries: where anyone who disagrees with you is automatically a fascist and a provocateur.

Author — nemt

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Obama: "We will punish Russia."
Putin:

Author — Bruce Forster

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Everyone's biased, everyone's a neo-nazi, the entire world is evil. OK, we understand everyone's point now. Everyone can shut up now.

Author — Michael IV

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Its amazing how fast they get these videos out. The stuff they talk about in this video happened in the past 24hours.

Author — makk333

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You never thought Russia would take over? You are quite naive Simon Ostrovsky, very naive.

Author — Serious Gaming

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Interesting how both sides of the military are so interested in keeping tradition alive with each of their own processions amidst a rather serious situation. I cannot fathom how the Crimean's must feel (particularly the non-Russian population). 

Author — Brandon Partridge

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This is how it starts but just wait till another territory is taken. History repeating itself?

Author — JJ

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I check youtube every 4 hours for a new one of these

Author — Calvin Deal

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I hope you guys get to interview Natalia Poklonskaya

Author — Giglioti

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4:33 wow! The Russian flag lifted after the Ukrainian flag was lowered was a tense moment.

Author — EGvids1

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you can tell the by the faces of the sailors they do not want to serve Russia there probably going to resign 

Author — LolyGagger

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ahaha the singing of ukrainian anthem :D
sucked!

Author — NichiroTeikoku

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From Wiki: "Numerous media sources reported in mid-August 2013 that Rupert Murdoch's corporation 21st Century Fox had invested US$70 million in Vice Media"

Author — llessa

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Guy second from left at 4:21 looks totally clueless and tired of everything

Author — Exotic Ong

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Hey Simon, love some of your work but do you think you can be any more of a sensationalist?

Author — Dingo Egret

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5:13 i cant imagine whats going through the minds of those people

Author — cruhg

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5:0 literally crying when the flag of Ukrain was lowered

Author — Vladimir Putin

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No one's gonna say "first" except me!

Author — Lil Sandwich

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I found myself starting the chant, ooo cra eena “ukraine”

Author — Joe D

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Putin already is sending ANOTHER 80, 000 Russian troops to Crimea's border to Ukraine ontop of the 40, 000 unit.

Author — Conner Lynn