RT News - May 02, 2014 (17:00 MSK)

Breaking news. At least three people are killed and several injured in eastern Ukraine, where troops launched an attack on the anti-government protester-held city of Slavyansk; NATO's second-in-command reportedly says Russia is now considered an enemy and not a partner, because of its role in the Ukrainian crisis; Angela Merkel heads to Washington to discuss further sanctions on Russia over Ukraine, with Germany's big businesses strongly opposing the move.