On Monday the RIA Novosti correspondent was informed by the UK Defense ministry that British air force aircraft did not participate in the second wave of air strikes against Afghanistan. Earlier the same day head of the British military department Geoffrey Hoon reported that Great Britain started deployment of reconnaissance and support aircraft in the area of the anti-terrorist operation.
A terrible accident occurred on a ski lift in Gudauri, Georgia when a malfunctioning elevator accelerated to a high speed and started crushing passengers
Acting Russian President Vladimir Putin is winning the presidential election in the country in a landslide victory
Russia's Foreign Ministry announced retaliatory measures against British diplomats: 23 Britons are to be expelled from the Russian Federation