RT News - January 15, 2016 (12:00 MSK)

Turkey detains 12 academics for signing a petition condemning the country's crackdown on Kurds. Also this hour, we follow Kurdish forces on the frontline against Islamic State, as the Pentagon reportedly decides to ignore their progress, to help train Arab rebels instead. And, Europe's migrant sex assault scandals spread to Sweden, getting one journalist in trouble for exposing the story. He talks to RT.