Milion Ukrainians have fled becasue of the conflict
More than a million people have left their homes because of conflict in eastern Ukraine, said a UN official. The number of people displaced inside Ukraine has risen to at least 260,000. Another 814,000 people have crossed the border into Russia this year.
Jihadists murdered another journalist
Jihadists of the Islamic State published video of the execution of an American hostage. It shows decapitation of journalist Steven Sotloff, kidnapped in 2013 in Syria. The White House hasn't yet confirmed the authenticity of the recording.
Mogherini: decisions on new sanctions against Russia to Friday
- The governments of the European Union will decide on new sanctions against Russia to Friday - said the Italian foreign minister and the EU's next foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini.
Russia will change the military doctrine
- Russia makes changes to its military doctrine - said Deputy Secretary of the Russian Security Council. According to Mikhail Popov, changes imposed by these external factors: the expansion of NATO, the issue of missile defense and the situation in Ukraine.
International Defence Industry Exhibition in Poland
- Working in the defence industry is not just a commercial venture, but also patriotic - said Polish Defence Minister Tomasz Siemoniak at the opening of the International Defence Industry Exhibition in Kielce, Poland. This year a record number of nearly 500 exhibitors attended trade fair. It is the largest event of its kind in Central Europe.