RT News - March 18, 2018 (17:00 MSK)

Voting is underway across Russia, as people elect their president for the next six years. Our election team will keep you up to speed from their special studio, right on Red Square. More than 25-thousand people have fled the militant-held Syrian enclave of Eastern Ghouta through Russia-sponsored evacuation routes this Sunday and the exodus shows no sign of stopping. UK officials finally say they are ready to give Russia access to the probe on the poisoning of a former double agent and his daughter. Britain has also announced that on Monday it will transfer samples of the nerve agent to the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons.