The government of Ukraine accepts a possibility of reducing import taxes for oil products in the event the prices for them rocket on the domestic market, Ukrainian Economy Minister Alexander Shlapak reported to journalists. According to him, it may happen, if prices for oil products start surging. However, he pointed out that currently oil product reserves are sufficient for satisfying consumer demand.
The body of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was found in a well on the territory of the residence of the Saudi Consulate General in Istanbul
The month of October was rich with rare astronomical phenomena.