RT News - August 26, 2014 (17:00 MSK)

The shell-shocked population of Eastern Ukraine struggle for food and water as artillery attacks go on. RT follows the anti-government forces bringing relief to the suffering locals. The U.S. approves drone surveillance on Islamic State militants in Syria, but a common threat still fails to bring Washington and Damascus closer towards cooperation. Just a few weeks ahead of the Scottish independence referendum, polls suggest the YES campaign scores a victory in the final debate between the leaders of the two camps.