Russia supports US-British anti-terror action in Afghanistan. Terrorism is a formidable threat to global peace and security, and must be counteracted by all means complying with the United Nations Charter. The international community is at one on that point, Russia's Ministry of Foreign Affairs says in a statement. Russia has been duly notified about anti-terror action taking start, adds the ministry.
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