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VICE News Capsule - Monday, August 25

Donetsk rebels mock Ukraine's independence day, Obama sends aides to Michael Brown funeral & more.

by VICE News
Aug 25 2014, 1:50pm

The VICE News Capsule is a news roundup that looks beyond the headlines. Today: Donetsk separatists mock Ukraine's split from Soviet Union by parading prisoners through the city, China executes eight in Xinjiang on terrorism charges, President Obama sends three officials to funeral of Michael Brown, and Mexico inaugurates small federal police force to protect economic sectors.

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