18 September 2014 Last updated at 18:31

Ukraine president urges US support

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko calls on the US to provide military assistance to his country to counter pro-Russian eastern separatists.


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France's President Hollande says he is ready to launch air strikes to help Iraqi forces fighting the Islamic State group.

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Millions of people in Scotland are heading to the polls to vote on whether the country should stay in the UK or become an independent nation.

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