RT News - August 07, 2015 (17:00 MSK)

U.S. lawmakers bash the long-brokered Iran nuclear deal, with even leading Democrats breaking ranks with their president and vowing to oppose it in an upcoming Congressional vote; A surge in hate crime in Sweden - new data reveals record high numbers of racist and xenophobic violence - we travel to one of the most affected cities; Islamic State abduct over 200 civilians in Syria - as the U.S. blames Damascus for the spread of jihadism, branding the Assad regime the main evil in the country.