RT News - December 08, 2014 (17:00 MSK)

A new UN report finds Israel has been funnelling supplies to rebels in Syria. We'll be hearing from a former Mossad agent on this story. The two chambers of the British parliament are at war over the quality of champagne being served up with taxpayers forced to pick up the bill for the Lords' expensive tastes. China cements its position as the world's leading economy, according to IMF data. We look at why some in Europe feel their governments are selling out to Beijing. And Bahrainis protest over a British military base planned for the Gulf kingdom. Human rights activists say it's a reward for London's silence on abuses.