icon bookmark-bicon bookmarkicon cameraicon checkicon chevron downicon chevron lefticon chevron righticon chevron upicon closeicon v-compressicon downloadicon editicon v-expandicon fbicon fileicon filtericon flag ruicon full chevron downicon full chevron lefticon full chevron righticon full chevron upicon gpicon insicon mailicon moveicon-musicicon mutedicon nomutedicon okicon v-pauseicon v-playicon searchicon shareicon sign inicon sign upicon stepbackicon stepforicon swipe downicon tagicon tagsicon tgicon trashicon twicon vkicon yticon wticon fm
29 Aug, 2019 01:07

Failing economy forces frustrated Hong Kong youth to the streets

Rick Sanchez explains the issues behind the ongoing protests in Hong Kong, arguing that “the gravy train is over” and that the youth, angry over the island’s economic stagnation, were manipulated by anti-Beijing media tycoon Jimmy Lai. Then Michele Greenstein joins live from Hong Kong with the details. Former Pentagon official Michael Maloof weighs in on the US military buildup in the Pacific. RT’s Paula Slier reports on UK PM Boris Johnson’s suspension of the Parliament to quash further Brexit debate and geological and anthropological theorist Randall Carlson weighs in on the discovery of an 8,000-year-old boat-building site in Britain. Plus, the freeing of Russian journalist Kirill Vyshinsky.