RT News - August 10, 2014 (17:00 MSK)

In the Weekly on RT International, a look at the top news from Ukraine - including fierce fighting in the country's East, leading to a growing humanitarian crisis, and blazing protests in central Kiev. Plus, sanctions skirmish - Moscow fights back against the EU's punitive measures with a food import ban, while Ukraine says it could halt Russia's energy transit to Europe. Israel's assault on Gaza spurs a huge wave of public indignation inside and outside the country, as protesters urge their governments to stop supporting the killing of Palestinians. U.S. fighter jets make a comeback to Iraq for three rounds of strikes against jihadist militants. But Washington is accused of fighting the same group it aids in Syria.