RT News - January 04, 2016 (12:00 MSK)

A pro-Kurdish rally in Istanbul ends in multiple arrests. This as the Kurds urge Europe to intervene and stop Turkey's crackdown in the south-east. The UK sees a sharp rise in Islamophobic attacks, with some British Muslims even hiding signs of their faith to protect themselves. In a bid to stop the flow of migrants - Sweden introduces strict checks at its border with Denmark - raising more concerns over freedom of movement in Europe.