At least two journalists have been seriously wounded as a result of allied bombing. The journalists were staying at the Palestine hotel in Baghdad but they have not yet been identified. As a Rosbalt correspondent was informed at the Iraqi Information Ministry, a missile was dropped by a US plane during the latest series of air strikes on the city.
According to a source in the Russian Defence Ministry, Russia started deploying elite commando units in eastern Libya. Russian GRU officers, mercenaries and advisors have arrived in Libya