RT News - December 27, 2015 (12:00 MSK)

Taliban insurgents stage a fresh offensive in Afghanistan, while Islamic State makes its own move to capitalise on the chaos in the country. RT reports from a crucial battlefield in the capital Damascus. The UK government is to investigate the case of a British Muslim family, that was barred from flying to Disneyland, without explanation from U.S. authorities. A New Zealand court rules Megaupload file-sharing service founder Kim Dotcom can be extradited to the U.S. to face copyright infringement charges.