A search for a missing Mi-2 helicopter is being conducted in Taimyr. The helicopter disappeared from radar screens several hours ago. According to a spokesman for the Russian Ministry for Emergencies, the helicopter, which belongs to the Taimyr-Turaviatrans airline, was making a flight from Valek to Pelyatka, 68 kilometres west of Dudinka. It was carrying two crew members. There has been no information yet about passengers on board the helicopter.
Near the United Nations Glass Palace in New York, there is a metallic sculpture entitled "Evil Defeated by Good", representing Saint George transfixing a dragon with his lance. It was donated by the USSR in 1990 to celebrate the INF Treaty concluded with the USA in 1987