News With Ed -- April 5, 2017
Senator compares Russia to Nazi Germany in anti-RT tirade
US Senator Jeanne Shaheen (D-New Hampshire) has proposed a bill that would force the Department of Justice to investigate RT America, which she accuses of being a part of a Russian "propaganda empire" aimed at spreading disinformation and chaos at the request of the Kremlin. RT's Gayane Chichakyan reports.
North Korea conducts 4th missile test this year
North Korea launched another ballistic Scud missile into the Sea of Japan on Wednesday. It was their fourth missile test in 2017 alone. President Donald Trump, who plans to meet with Chinese leaders on Thursday, told media that if China could not cooperate with the US line on North Korea, the US may act unilaterally. RT Manila has the details. Then, foreign policy principal at Trilogy Advisors John Sitilides joins “News with Ed” to discuss the North Korean threat to the region and how to interpret Trump’s Pacific policy so far.