Russia aid convoy closer to border

Still leery, Ukraine takes key town on likely incursion route

Posted: August 15, 2014 at 3:02 a.m.

A convoy of Russian trucks carrying humanitarian aid waits in a field about 17 miles from the Ukrainian border.

A Russian aid convoy of more than 200 trucks pushed up to the border with Ukraine on Thursday but then stopped, poised to cross into rebel-held territory.

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