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Ukraine, Russia political crisis

Photo: Crimean flag flies above Simferopol's airport as flights not from/to Moscow are turned away - @DerekStoffelCBC

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Photo: Morning travelers at the Simferopol airport in the Ukraine after conflicting 'ultimatum' reports. Russian commandos continue to surround airport's main building - Instagram's herodotus34

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Russian forces seize control of military airfield in east of Ukraine's Crimea region; Simferopol Airport airspace now closed - @Reuters

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Ukraine's Simferopol Airport in Crimea currently not allowing flights from Kiev - Interfax via @Reuters

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Ukraine security official says attempt to seize Crimea airports over; 'airports are controlled by the Ukrainian law enforcement agencies' - @pwaldieGLOBE

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Photo: Armed men continue to patrol Simferopol Airport in Crimea - @BBCDanielS

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Photo: Unknown armed men on guard in Crimean capital Simferopol - @euromaidan via @ChristopherJM

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Ukraine's parliament urges Moscow to cease any moves that could undermine the country's territorial integrity after armed occupation of Crimea airports - @Reuters

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Russian military denies Ukrainian claim that it has seized or blockaded military airport in Sevastopol, Crimea - @BBCBreaking

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Photo: Armed men stand at the Simferopol airport in Ukraine - @BBCDanielS

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Reporter: Simferopol airport in Crimea, Ukraine, operating normally after reports it was occupied by gunmen; approximately a dozen unidentified armed men seen at airport perimeter - @AFP

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Editor's note: We're monitoring reports that armed men have occupied the Simferopol airport in Crimea, Ukraine. An airport employee was quoted saying the airport is operating normally - Jillian

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Report: Unidentified gunmen occupy Simferopol airport in Ukraine's Crimea, per Interfax - @AJELive

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