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Russia: Aid convoy halts 30 km from Ukraine border01:01

Russia: Aid convoy halts 30 km from Ukraine border

Russian Federation, Kamensk-Shakhtinsky
August 14, 2014 at 12:51 GMT +00:00 · Published

The Russian truck convoy with humanitarian aid for east Ukraine stopped less than 30 kilometres (19 miles) from Ukraine's Izvarino border crossing that is under the control of anti-Kiev forces, Thursday.

It reached the town of Kamensk-Shakhtinsky in the country’s Rostov Region, Thursday afternoon amid uncertainty over whether Kiev would allow it to cross into the country.

The exact destination remains unclear as Kiev insists that the trucks be inspected by international observers.

The trucks have a cargo of baby food, medicine, grain, water and generators, and had stopped in Voronezh for the night before moving off again.

Russia: Aid convoy halts 30 km from Ukraine border01:01
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The Russian truck convoy with humanitarian aid for east Ukraine stopped less than 30 kilometres (19 miles) from Ukraine's Izvarino border crossing that is under the control of anti-Kiev forces, Thursday.

It reached the town of Kamensk-Shakhtinsky in the country’s Rostov Region, Thursday afternoon amid uncertainty over whether Kiev would allow it to cross into the country.

The exact destination remains unclear as Kiev insists that the trucks be inspected by international observers.

The trucks have a cargo of baby food, medicine, grain, water and generators, and had stopped in Voronezh for the night before moving off again.

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