"I immensely respect Ukrainian officers, both Navy and Border guards, who oppose the soldiers of the Russian army in the Crimea. Despite threats, outnumbered Russians forces, blackmail and calls to betray the oath and shift to the Russian side,” Klitschko said. “Especially I want to express my support to the first independent Marine Corps battalion in Feodosia, which keeps the siege of Russians. They were issued an ultimatum to lay down arms and surrender. Ukrainian military but are holding the national flag high, fortified their base and get ready for the assault,” UDAR leader said.
He noted that today morale, unity and support for Ukrainian military are extremely important.