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
18 Sep, 2020 20:21

US ignores ultimatum, China dispatches fighter jets over Taiwan (Full show)

The US ban on TikTok and WeChat is set to take effect on Sunday, part of the increasing hostility between Washington and Beijing. US and Chinese forces alike are increasing their presence in the Pacific, and Republicans in Congress have introduced legislation to formally abolish Washington’s long-standing “One China” policy and grant diplomatic recognition to Taiwan. China does not recognize Taiwanese independence. Rick Sanchez examines the increasingly fraught relations between the US and China and the central role played by the question of Taiwan. Then Alex Mihailovich reports the details. Later, former UK MP George Galloway shares his analysis of the situation.

One of the largest, most complete Tyrannosaurus Rex skeletons ever discovered is up for auction in New York City. RT America’s Trinity Chavez reports. A new genomic study reveals that the fierce, seafaring Vikings of the Iron Age looked considerably different from how the popular imagination envisions them. RT America’s John Huddy has the details. RT America’s Faran Fronczak gives us a crash course in the history of third parties in the US political system. Plus, RT America’s Steve Christakos joins for “Jock Talk.”