Obama postpones Congress Syria vote, and Americans opposed to U.S. military intervention in Syria emphasize the importance of continuing public pressure on Congress and the White House to keep the diplomatic process going and prevent any congressional war action.
Syria's President Bashar al-Assad (2nd L) attends Eid al-Adha prayers at al-Nu'man bin Bashir mosque in Damascus October 4, 2014, in this handout photograph released by Syria's national news agency SANA. (REUTERS)
Ukrainian parliament votes to remove President Viktor Yanukovych from office and calls for new elections. Since opposition forces want to become European nation, uprising overpowers Putin's grand Russia image he was trying to portray during Olympics.