RT News - August 08, 2014 (17:00 MSK)

Ukraine says it could cut the transit of Russian gas through its territory as part of economic sanctions against Moscow, potentially affecting EU states that heavily depend on Russian energy this winter; The army begins to surround Eastern Ukraine's largest cities, with shells hitting residential areas, hospitals and churches. Moscow is already providing aid to children injured in the conflict zone; The missile strikes resume in Gaza after a ceasefire expires, with reports suggesting Israel's offensive is spurring anti-Semitic sentiments across the globe.