Humanitarian convoy to Ukraine ready to advance: Russia

Last Updated: Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 06:40

Moscow: A day after Ukraine agreed to ensure safe passage for the humanitarian aid convoy in areas controlled by government forces, a senior diplomat Wednesday said the Russian convoy for Ukraine`s eastern regions is ready to resume its travel.

"Common understanding of readiness to start the convoy has been registered," Xinhua quoted Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov as saying following a meeting with Laurent Corbaz, head of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) Operations in Europe and Central Asia.


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First Published: Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 06:40

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