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12 Nov, 2019 01:47

The News with Rick Sanchez - November 11, 2019 (20:00 ET)

President Trump applauded the resignation of Bolivian President Evo Morales, the country's first indigenous president and longest-serving head of state in Latin America. RT America's Michele Greenstein (in for Rick Sanchez) reports. Then RT producer Dr. Enrique Riviera shares his expertise. He explains why the pressure that led to Morales' resignation wasn't democratic at all. The controversial White Helmets, also known as the ‘Syria Civil Defense’ group, have confirmed that former British Army officer James Le Mesurier, the man behind their support and training, was found dead in Istanbul, Turkey.

Tens of thousands of US veterans are homeless while others struggle to access healthcare and receive treatment for mental health issues. Seventeen US veterans commit suicide every day. RT America's Faran Fronczak reports. Then Investigative journalist Ben Swann joins to discuss. He points out that politicians refuse to even openly declare war despite their willingness to send Americans to the battlefield. 

RT’s Caleb Maupin reports on US media’s practiced willingness to amplify narratives that discredit President Trump without giving due weight to the stories it gets wrong. 

Plus, we look at a pair of shocking videos from Hong Kong’s increasingly violent protests.