FIA Formula One 2017 Russian Grand Prix boosts off in SochiSport April 30, 15:23
Merkel to pay first visit to Russia in two years for talks with PutinWorld April 30, 14:40
Passenger plane crashes in CubaWorld April 29, 22:49
US anti-missile systems in Eastern Europe violate INF Treaty - Russian foreign ministryRussian Politics & Diplomacy April 29, 20:35
Moscow police say 250 people take part in protest rallyWorld April 29, 16:29
Abe plans to continue dialogue with Putin to solve global issuesWorld April 29, 14:50
Moscow is ready to cooperate with Washington on Syria — LavrovRussian Politics & Diplomacy April 29, 12:24
Diplomat calls US’ allegations about isolation of Russia in UN 'strange'Russian Politics & Diplomacy April 28, 20:58
Experts slam 'Russian hacking' hype as 'fake news' to feed US media's ratingsRussian Politics & Diplomacy April 28, 20:35
“The cargo will be inspected first by Russian and then by Ukrainian customs officers and border guards,” the source said, adding that supplies would be handed over to International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) officials who will seal the KAMAZ trucks with their loads inside.
The source said ICRC representative Andreas Schmidt had visited the site where the trucks were parked to discuss with the drivers safety of the convoy after it crossed into Ukraine.
Russia's Emergency Situations Ministry sent a convoy of some 270 trucks with relief supplies for residents of war-torn southeast Ukraine on August 12.
The cargo of some 2,000 tonnes of foodstuffs, water, baby food and medical supplies left Moscow region on August 12. It reached the Russian-Ukrainian border in the Rostov region on August 14 and has remained there since.