RT News - September 18, 2014 (12:00 MSK)

Scotland's big day has come - with voting now underway in its historic independence referendum. Washington gets approval from Congress to further arm Syrian rebels - amid a barrage of criticism that this is exactly what allowed Islamic State to flourish in the first place. A website is launched in Denmark - for reporting crimes committed specifically by eastern Europeans in the country. We talk to the anti-immigration politician behind the controversial idea. RT reports from a previously abandoned island in the Arctic - which is set to become a Russian military outpost.