Troops under Russian command fire weapons into the air and scream orders to turn back at an approaching group of over 100 hundred unarmed Ukrainian troops at the Belbek airbase, which the Russian troops are occcupying.
An Orthodox clergy member carries a cross after praying for peace and allowing pro-Russian militants to kiss religious icons at a checkpoint where a poster reads: 'Where We Are, There Is Russia.'
A commander of the Ukrainian military garrison at the Belbek airbase leads his unarmed troops bearing the Ukrainian and regiment flags to retake the Belbek airfield from soldiers under Russian command.
Unarmed Ukrainian troops listen to their commander speak before they marched to confront soldiers under Russian command occupying the nearby Belbek airfield in Crimea on March 4. The Ukrainians are spent a tense night anticipating Russian attack.