Reports are coming about the Sevastopol-based Black Sea naval fleet showing teeth amid the ongoing vote for Russian constitutional amendments that would allow Vladimir Putin to retain power, resetting the count of his presidential terms.
Reports seem plausible as even the avid pro-“Russian spring” commentators are voicing alarm across social networks over the defiant position of Russian sailors – something that is also being confirmed by local residents who engage in comments, Crimea News wrote.
Alexey Protsko, a Sevastopol-based blogger with staunch pro-Russian views, who has been widely covering the city life, actively rooted for Constitutional amendments, promoting among his audience the idea of supporting them. Read also Russia’s pseudo-vote on resetting Putin’s terms in power “looks like a gameshow” – media
At the same time, he posted what he says is “insider information” on the preliminary results of the voting at the Black Sea Fleet: “Yesterday came reports that 90% of the Black Sea Fleet voted against the amendments.”
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