Today the interim Ukrainian President took decisive action to stop Russian aggression in Eastern Ukraine. President Oleksander Turchynov announced that Ukrainian troops have freed the Kramatorsk airfield and several other locations once controlled by Pro-Russian and apparent Russian forces. Calling the groups of Russian aggressors, “Terrorist” the First Deputy Prime Minister Vitaliy Yarema said several armed Russian military soldiers are in Luhansk, Donestsk, and Kharkiv, committing numerous acts of terrorism.
In response to the claims the Kremlin maintained that their troops are not in Ukraine and that it is the government of Ukraine that is behind the terrorist actions. Many anticipated this response and further predict it will be the spark that leads to further military intervention by Russia. To read more on the unfolding events go here.