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Ukraine News - Aug 12, 2014

By bartolo - Posted on 11 August 2014

World leaders OK plan for Russia humanitarian aid delivery to eastern Ukraine - LA Times

Relief Aid Convoy Leaves Russia for East Ukraine - RIA Novosti

Statement of the Rec Cross regarding aid delivery to Eastern Ukraine - ICRC

Readout of the President Obama's Call with President Poroshenko Regarding Humanitarian Aid Delivery to Eastern Ukraine - The White House

VIDEO: Raw Vid of approximately 70 Russian trucks assembled before they set out for Eastern Ukraine with supplies -


Ukraine close to cutting off separatists in their stronghold of Donetsk: military spokesman Lysenko - Business Spectator

Kiev mayor's ally killed by separatist sniper, his death brings to 568 the number of Ukrainian soldiers and volunteer militiamen killed - Fox News

NSDC: Ukrainian military losses in the last 24 hours: 6 servicemen killed and 24 wounded - Info Resist

MAP: Military situation in Easter Ukraine: military and rebel controlled areas, 11 August - Info Resist

VIDEO (English) - Press Conference of Ukraine Military Spokesman Lysenko, August 11 - Ukraine Crisis Media Center

VIDEO (English): Press Conference of Minister of Justice Petrenko, Minister of Internal Affairs Avakov, August 11 - Ukraine Crisis Media Center

VIDEO: Ukraine Says Its Forces Close to Taking Rebel-Held Donetsk - Reuters

Ukraine's most dangerous prisoners escape as shell hits Donetsk jail (PHOTOS) - Mail Online

VIDEO: Prisoners escape jail, some plea to fight for Donetsk - YouTube

Avakov: Air Drone Squadron Established As Part Of National Guard - Ukranian News

Ukrainian Paramilitaries Battle Separatists Near Donetsk -

Ukraine crisis: the neo-Nazi brigade fighting pro-Russian separatists - Telegraph

VIDEO: Ukrainian Paramilitaries Battle Separatists Near Donetsk -

Impunity reigns for abductions and ill-treatment by pro-Kyiv vigilantes in eastern Ukraine - Amnesty International


New Ukrainian rebel leader Zakharchenko asks for aid, seeks cease-fire - AP

Ukraine rebel leader Zakharchenko says mulls counter attack - GlobalPost

VIDEO (English): Donetsk separatist Prime-Minister Alexandr Zakharchenko briefing, 11/08/14 - YouTube

Ukraine military: No Cease-Fire With Pro-Russia Rebels Until 'White Flags' Fly - NBC News

Poroshenko declares readiness for international discussion on Donbas peace settlement - ITAR-TASS

Russian-Backed Rebels Put a Local Man Out Front, But Still Look Divided -

VIDEO: Soldiers belonging to the Vostok Battalion took part in a mass prayer in Donetsk on Sunday for a peaceful resolution in the ongoing conflict with Kiev forces -

In Ukraine Separatist Commander 'Strelkov' Seems To Be Getting Frustrated, Says Donetsk is “Fully Surrounded” -

Donetsk Artist who Mocked Ukraine Separatist Leader Igor Strelkov Kidnapped (ART PHOTOS) -

Prisoners of separatist Bezler aka 'Demon' in war-torn Ukraine - BBC News

Russia Must Recognize Ukraine Rebels' Human Rights Abuses - Human Rights Watch


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