RT News - August 06, 2014 (12:00 MSK)

The UN's banging the alarm over the worsening humanitarian crisis in Eastern Ukrainian cities that have been under Kiev's army siege for weeks. Kiev denies the state of affairs is as bad as being made out, and says it needs no international help to cope with the issues on the ground; Haunted by death, destruction and havoc - thousands of refugees line up at Ukraine's border with Russia - RT follows those forced to leave their lives behind on their hazardous journey to safety; A cease fire is holding in Gaza after a near month-long Israeli onslaught leaves the tiny territory savaged and almost 19 hundred Palestinians dead.