What You Need To Know:
✅ Seven Ukrainians were arrested in occupied Crimea on suspicion of 'preparing a terrorist attack';
✅ Putin said that Ukraine "turned to terror"; in 2008 he accused Georgia of shelling peaceful Abkhazian and South Ossetian towns before invasion;
✅ Experts and journalists say that the situation in Ukraine might get worse because of so-called "attempts of terror attacks."
After the FSB made a statement accusing "Ukrainian saboteurs" of attempting a terror attack in Crimea, the tension between Russia and Ukraine is hightened. Moreover, officials and experts make some parallels with the situation in Georgia in early August 2008. Russia then accused Georgia of shelling peaceful Abkhazian and South Ossetian towns and villages before the so-called Five-Day War.
What is the atmosphere in Kyiv? Are people afraid of a full-scale war? Watch what Kyiv residents think about the situation in Crimea.