RT News - August 24, 2014 (12:00 MSK)

Residents of Eastern Ukraine are stunned by recent military action, in which a hundred civilians have been killed or injured in the last week alone. A family of three died in the latest bombardment; Russia succeeds in its effort to bring relief to the suffering population, as tons of aid are delivered to Lugansk, with the convoy returning to Russia; Calls for justice over the killing of an unarmed black teenager get an iron fist response from police in the U.S., with protesters and journalists feeling the wrath of security forces; An American journalist is beheaded by the Islamic State, allegedly by a British executioner. We look at how the jihadist movement is managing to find willing recruits in the West.