RT News - May 19, 2014 (12:00 MSK)

Russia-China relations soar to previously unseen heights, so says Vladimir Putin as he prepares to head for Shanghai to strike some huge deals. Ukraine's interim authorities want a U.S. nuclear giant to be one of its main fuel suppliers - but fears are raised its incompatibility with the reactors could lead to a catastrophe. In Libya, armed men led by a rogue General attack the parliament building and detain 20 lawmakers. That is just a couple days after the general led a deadly assault against Islamist militias in the city of Benghazi.