RT News - November 09, 2014 (12:00 MSK)

Anti-government anger boils over at the heart of Europe - as Belgium is rocked by violent clashes involving thousands protesting against austerity, despite its esteemed welfare state; Gone but not forgotten - the world marks a quarter of a century since the fall of the Berlin Wall, but there's a renewed Cold War warning from former Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev, who once helped to bridge the divide between East and West; A power cut for President Obama, who's now got an uphill task in working with rival Republicans, after they take control of Congress in the midterm elections; Catalonia won't cave in - polls open in the defiant Spanish region for a vote on splitting from Madrid in an unofficial referendum, after its real one was banned.