One death was reported yesterday in Mariupol. In Donetsk, as the day ended calm fell on the city after shelling caused fires. With the West threatening new economic sanctions, Medvedev threatens to close Russian airspace to Western airliners.
RUSSIA - UKRAINE - With truce teetering, Moscow threatens "asymmetric" response to any new sanctions [AN]
What a disaster .
For Russia perhaps. It needs the US and EU far more than we need them.