Russian Security Council Secretary Vladimir Rushailo has arrived in Warsaw to participate in an international conference on combating terrorism. The meeting is being held at the level of heads of state and top representatives of Central, Eastern and South-Eastern Europe. Along with the USA, Ukraine, Belarus and Germany, Russia is participating in the conference as an observer and Vladimir Rushailo will meet Polish President Aleksander Kwasniewski and Chief of the Polish National Security Bureau Marek Siwiec.
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