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Russian officials say aid convoy completed mission, has left Ukraine
Russian officials say aid convoy completed mission, has left Ukraine

A long convoy of Russian trucks left Ukraine on Saturday, concluding a controversial mission to deliver aid to civilians in cities caught up in fighting between pro-Russia separatists and Ukrainian security forces. Russia’s decision to send the convoy across the Ukrainian border Friday without an International Red Cross escort or customs clearance had provoked a storm of international controversy.  Petro Poroshenko, Ukraine’s president, slammed the move as a “flagrant violation of international law.” Another Ukrainian official accused Russia of launching a “direct invasion.”  NATO Secretary-General Anders Fogh Rasmussen called the border...

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