MAKS-2015 aerospace show hosts slightly over 400,000 visitors
Geneva III conference may convene after November 15 — Syrian opposition
About 30 protesters including grenade thrower detained in Kiev — minister
Russia to start working on 2016-2025 armament program when economy stabilizes — source
France pays Russia over €1 billion compensation for Mistral — Russian government source
About 30 protesters including grenade thrower detained in Kiev — ministerWorld August 31, 16:07
Putin-Obama meeting on UN General Assembly sidelines not negotiated yet — KremlinRussia August 31, 15:48
Russia to start working on 2016-2025 armament program when economy stabilizes — sourceEconomy August 31, 15:37
France pays Russia over €1 billion compensation for Mistral — Russian government sourceWorld August 31, 15:20
Around 30 bilateral documents will be signed during Putin’s visit to China — officialEconomy August 31, 15:18
About 100 laws enforcers wounded in riots outside Rada building — Kiev police chiefWorld August 31, 15:02
Russia ready to render assistance to Cuba suffering from drought — Emergencies MinistryRussia August 31, 14:57
Paris fully compensates Russia for Mistral project payments — French Foreign MinistryWorld August 31, 14:49
CSTO chief urges to increase aid to Tajikistan due to deterioration situation in regionWorld August 31, 14:43
The protesters started to gather near the Eternal Flame at 10 hours in the morning, after which they marched to Lenin Square along the Leninsky avenue.
Miners from Donetsk, Gorlovka, Yenakiyevo, Snezhnoye and Torez coalmines are taking part in the action. The demonstrators changed “No War!”
A live video broadcast shows the Lenin Square crowded with people. Most people are not holding any flags or posters.
A Kiev-led punitive operation against federalization supporters in Ukraine's east that involves armored vehicles, heavy artillery and attack aviation has already claimed hundreds of lives, including civilian, and left some buildings destroyed and damaged.
The Donetsk and Luhansk regions, which border on Russia, held referendums on May 11, in which most voters supported independence from Ukraine. Their independence has not been officially recognized.