Ukraine Says Humanitarian Mission Will Be Led By Red Cross

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A Ukrainian soldier stands guard at a check-point near the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk on August 11, 2014. Ukrainian troops have moved in on Donetsk, the largest city in eastern Ukraine, pounding neighbourhoods with shelling in an attempt to drive out pro-Russian separatists. Over 1,300 have been killed and more than 285,000 people have fled their homes in the east due to fierce clashes in four months of what the Red Cross has already deemed a civil war. AFP PHOTO/ ANATOLII STEPANOV | ANATOLII STEPANOV via Getty Images
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KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine says humanitarian mission will be led by Red Cross and has blessing of US, Russia.