Russian riot police officers scuffle with Crimean tatars at a Russian-Ukrainian border check point outside the town of Armyansk, Crimea, on Saturday, May 3, 2014. (AP Photo/Alexander Polegenko)
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Several dozen Russian planes including what appeared to be strategic bombers and fighter jets have been spotted in the sky above the Moscow-controlled peninsula of Crimea, witnesses and experts said.A local aviation expert told AFP on Sunday that he had sighted a number of planes over the peninsula's main city of Simferopol on Saturday, including supersonic heavy strategic bombers and heavy military transport aircraft.Another expert, Alexei Savich, who was shown footage of the aircraft, said a Sukhoi Su-34 fighter jet could be seen among the planes.
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