Reports: Russian troops storm, seize air base in Sevastopol, Ukraine

http://twitter.com/#!/shustry/status/442029473723318272

There are numerous reports of Russian troops seizing control of at least part of an air base in Sevastopol, Ukraine, which is located on the Black Sea in Crimea:

http://twitter.com/#!/ChristopherJM/status/442027821599588352
http://twitter.com/#!/julesmattsson/status/442030201695141888
http://twitter.com/#!/bishopk/status/442034786044235776

There are also reports of journalists covering the story facing violence:

http://twitter.com/#!/RolandOliphant/status/442033691410591744

Meanwhile, in the bigger picture:

http://twitter.com/#!/patrickdehahn/status/442031734729998337

Twitchy will monitor this story and provide updates as events warrant.

Editor’s note: This post has been updated with an additional tweet.

Read more: http://twitchy.com/2014/03/07/reports-russian-troops-storm-seize-air-base-in-sevastopol-ukraine/