US Secretary of Defence Donald Rumsfeld will pay a one-day visit to Baku supposedly on December 15 in the context of his tour of the South Caucasian countries - Azerbaijan, Armenia and Georgia. RIA Novosti was told about it in the US Embassy to Azerbaijan. In the opinion of Azerbaijani experts, the visit by Donald Rumsfeld will be a new starting point in relations between the United States and the countries of this region, and will give a possibility to learn in detail the position of the USA with regard to settling the conflicts there.
An unidentified man wielding a knife attacked civilians in the Church of Notre Dame in the French city of Nice. Three people were killed, several others were hospitalised with injuries.One of the victims was beheaded