Crimea's cat lady

Last updated 07:59 17/03/2014
Reuters

While Crimeans line up to vote in a referendum on whether or not to join Russia, Raisa Zhukova would rather be in the comfort of her 55 cats. Gavino Garay reports.

Relevant offers

Europe

EU calls for UK to 'Brexit' quickly; Britain wants more time Jane Bowron: Little England could find itself all alone and a tiny nation terribly divided Jonathan Milne: Sorry Boris, you can't come crawling back to the Commonwealth, the days of Empire are gone Developing nations may be hit hard by Britain's EU exit Can Brexit be overturned? What Brits are asking each other today More than 2 million sign UK petition for new EU referendum Powerful NZ dame: UK ties to become deeper, stronger and more significant Brexit: Britain's EU commissioner Jonathan Hill resigns following leave vote Brexit: Newspaper front pages after Britain votes to leave the EU Protesters take to the streets to show support for Scotland remaining in the EU

One woman in Crimea isn't fazed by the political referendum going on outside her home. Meet Raisa Zhukova, the woman who'd rather trust cats than people.

Ad Feedback

- Reuters

Special offers

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content