1. Armed and masked Russian soldiers are currently stationed all over Crimea, Ukraine, casting a severely imposing presence. That hasn’t stopped people from taking photos with them, though.
4. With the hashtags, “#Crimea #war #Ukraine #troops #world.”
12. And some are capturing scenes of soldiers that are just surreal:
16. With the caption: “Soldiers near the building of the Council of Ministers.”
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