As fears of a Russian invasion of Ukraine develop, some Ukrainian civilians in Mariupol have taken up elementary weapon coaching to shield themselves.
They incorporated 78-year-old grandmother Valentina Konstantinovska who advised the BBC that “when an invader comes, I can withstand and I can be livid.”
The running shoes in Mariupol have been the Azov brigade – a far-right staff with a debatable historical past, now formally a part of the Nationwide Guard.
Different branches of the Ukrainian army are offering the similar more or less coaching in places around the nation.
Russia has denied any plans to invade Ukraine, in spite of 100,000 squaddies amassing on Ukraine’s borders.
Filmed via Goktay Koraltan