RT News - September 29, 2014 (17:00 MSK)

Caught off-guard by the jihadist threat - the U.S. President admits he underestimated the strength of the Islamic State which now controls vast parts of Syria and Iraq. Kiev and anti-government fighters complete another prisoner swap amid the shaky truce in east Ukraine. RT travels to an area now described as a 'dead village' after months of vicious fighting. Appalling images from a German refugee shelter leads to comparisons with torture camps - with police investigating allegations of repeated abuse