RT News - January 02, 2016 (17:00 MSK)

A captured Islamic State terrorist provides new information alleging Turkey is involved in covert oil trading with the jihadist group. The Syrian army wrestles strategic areas from the grip of terrorists in southern Syria - RT brings you an exclusive report from the frontline. Protesters are tear-gassed by police in Bahrain, amid an international backlash over the execution of a prominent Shia cleric by Saudi Arabia. Germany expresses alarm over neighbouring Belgium's decision to re-launch two aging nuclear reactors amid serious safety concerns.