RT News - February 19, 2015 (12:00 MSK)

Ukraine's President calls for international peacekeepers on the ground in the east of the country, hours after Kiev pulls troops from a key contested city in the region; President Obama stresses the U.S. is not at war with the Muslim religion, as jihadist groups capitalise on U.S. bombing campaigns to recruit new members; The UK's Labour party lashes out at the Conservatives over their close friendship with big business, after the Tories host lucrative dinners.