Russia’s emergency ministry which is in charge of a humanitarian mission to eastern Ukraine said Saturday it was surprised by Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk’s assumption that convoy trucks had been “half-empty” when they pulled up at the border crossing on the way back to Russia.Add comments
- 19:32 23/08/2014
The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) is ready to continue cooperation with the Russian Foreign Ministry, including on the issues related to the situation in Ukraine, the Red Cross spokeswoman in Moscow Victoria Zotikova told RIA Novosti on Saturday.
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- 18:50 23/08/2014
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said Saturday that Kiev was ready to announce ceasefire for the safe passage of Russian humanitarian convoy to southeastern Ukraine, provided the convoy “was duly” registered.
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- 18:04 23/08/2014
The Trilateral Contact Group on Ukraine will have new talks, involving representatives of southeastern Ukrainian regions and the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE), German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Saturday after a meeting with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko in Kiev.
- 17:53 23/08/2014
Russia’s Defense Ministry has denied NATO’s “another portion of accusations” against Russia, now of direct military involvement in Eastern Ukraine, including the use of Russian forces, hardware and artillery.
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Russia said Saturday its humanitarian assistance mission to turbulent eastern Ukraine had complied with the International Court of Justice ruling that allowed for the delivery of humanitarian aid to people disregarding their political convictions.
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- 15:58 23/08/2014
The Russian Foreign Ministry said the statement of NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen that Russian humanitarian aid convoy entered Ukraine without Kiev’s consent and the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) involvement, is another lie.
- 15:24 23/08/2014
- 15:20 23/08/2014
Hundreds have died in artillery attacks on eastern Ukraine’s key city of Luhansk as government troops continue to lay siege to the militia stronghold, according to a senior official of the self-proclaimed Luhansk People’s Republic.
- 15:02 23/08/2014
Russian Foreign Ministry is surprised that the United States massive possessing intelligence equipment, is unaware that Russia’s humanitarian aid convoy left Ukrainian territory and is now in Russia, deputy head of the ministry’s information and press department Maria Zakharova said.
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- 14:16 23/08/2014
Moscow wants the investigation into the crash of a Malaysian Boeing 777 to be as most transparent as possible, and insists on regular provision if prove reports in accordance with the UN Security Council resolution, a diplomatic source told RIA Novosti.
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