Ukrainian naval officer 'hostage of Russian soldiers'

A Ukrainian naval officer says he is a hostage of Russian soldiers who took over his Western Crimea base overnight, ITV News International Correspondent John Irvine reports.

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Russian troops 'opened fire during military post takeover'

Russian troops opened fire during a takeover of a Ukrainian military post in Crimea but no one was injured, news agency Interfax reports.