Russia’s Defence Ministry said the Il-20 reconnaissance aircraft, with 15 Russians on board, was downed by Syrian government anti-aircraft guns in a 'friendly fire' incident.
There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the kidnapping, which was confirmed on Tuesday by the Nigerien and Italian governments.
The 38-year-old actress also revealed on the night that her dress for the glitzy bash was inspired by her late father.
The 31-year-old actress feels women have become increasingly influential figures within the movie business over recent years.
Donald Trump blamed Democrats for the delay weeks before the US midterm congressional elections on 6 November.
Several workers were wounded and police fired stun grenades to disperse the crowd in Manzini, the country’s second biggest town and industrial centre.
In a unanimous judgment, the highest court in the land has upheld the Western Cape High Court's ruling that marijuana can be used at home.
The Basic Education Department wants South African learners to have the option to take up Kiswahili as a second additional language by 2020.