Troops under Russian command scream orders to turn back before firing weapons into the air
Media playback is unsupported on your device

Russian troops fire into air as Ukrainians march on Crimean airbase

Russian troops guarding Crimea's Belbek airbase fired warning shots into the air as Ukrainian soldiers approached them on Tuesday.

The BBC's Daniel Sandford reports.

  • 04 Mar 2014
  • From the section Europe
Go to next video: Russian soldiers 'were ready to shoot'