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RT News - August 06, 2014 (17:00 MSK)

Food, water and power shortages haunt the besieged cities of eastern Ukraine. The worsening situation has led the UN to demand a stop to fighting to end the humanitarian crisis; The United Nations believes nearly 3 hundred thousand people have been displaced by the escalating stand-off between the Kiev army and local militia. With most of them fleeing to Russia - RT follows their road to safety; The new Edward Snowden - the U.S. suspects a new whistleblower is leaking sensitive data about its spying programs, more than a year after the scope of the NSA's surveillance was first exposed;A fragile truce in Gaza -with two days of a humanitarian ceasefire left to run, Israelis and Palestinians prepare for tough talks to prolong the deal.

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