Russia’s war in Crimea: Ukraine fears invasion as Vladimir Putin mobilises 40,000 troops | Daily Star

Tensions in the region around Crimea are at all time high after Russian president Vladimir Putin accused his enemies in Kiev of attempting to carry out a terrorist attack in the Russian occupied region of Crimea.Meanwhile Russian military equipment has been pictured being shipped to the disputed regions – with astonishing images of a Moscow military train packed with tanks trundling towards the front.Now heavy fighting between Ukrainian military and Russian seperatists has erupted along the border between Ukraine and Russia near Donetsk, with reports of shelling and machine gun fire.In the occupied region to the west on the Crimean peninsula there are reports Russia has shut down the internet “for security reasons” after reports of a shootout on the border.

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