Putin deployed a number of tanks and soldiers to Crimea. The evidence of this deployment is shown in a video.
Video has emerged of a military train brimming with trucks and mobile missile launchers just 60 miles from the Ukrainian border.
Footage also shows a gigantic column of Putin’s tanks moving near Crimea as part of a large scale war games operations along with 12,000 soldiers.
Russia have amassed 40,000 troops in the knife-edge region and video previously emerged of Russian tanks boarding ferries bound for the annexed peninsula.
Tensions are at an all-time high between Russia and Ukraine after Moscow accused Kiev of plotting a terrorist attack in the annexed peninsula.
The former Soviet state has now warned a full-scale invasion is looming and the West would not be able to stop him.
Russia has been carrying out secret war drills amid fears a NATO attack could be on the horizon.
Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko said they could no longer count on the support of Europe to fight “Russian aggression”.
He said a full-scale invasion of Ukraine by Russia could no longer by ruled out as they take advantage of a weakened Europe.
Ukrainian lawmakers previously warned Brexit-triggered instability in the EU could leave the nation a sitting duck for Putin.
Today, the president said: “Ukraine will continue to need strong international support in the fight against Russian aggression.
“But securing this support is becoming increasingly difficult for our diplomats due to different objective and subjective factors.”
He added: “Over the course of the next year, political forces could come to power as a result of elections in several European countries that may not be extremist, but are inclined to compromise with the Kremlin.”
“Europe still speaks with one voice, but there are also countries where the Russian accent is already too audible.”
Poroshenko previously warned Putin wants to be “emperor of the world” as Ukraine held a parade to show off their military power.
The Russian president is preparing for a nuclear nightmare as he installs new bunkers, bombs and space weapons.
Putin has also moved his nuclear weapons just 50 miles from the border with the United States.
US Presidential hopeful Donald Trump previously warned Crimea and Ukraine could be the powder keg to trigger World War 3.