icon bookmark-bicon bookmarkicon cameraicon checkicon chevron downicon chevron lefticon chevron righticon chevron upicon closeicon v-compressicon downloadicon editicon v-expandicon fbicon fileicon filtericon flag ruicon full chevron downicon full chevron lefticon full chevron righticon full chevron upicon gpicon insicon mailicon moveicon-musicicon mutedicon nomutedicon okicon v-pauseicon v-playicon searchicon shareicon sign inicon sign upicon stepbackicon stepforicon swipe downicon tagicon tagsicon tgicon trashicon twicon vkicon yticon wticon fm

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

Islamic State is thought to have massacred up to 300 people, in a barbaric raid on the Syrian city of Deir Ez-zor. A new chapter for Iran - as international sanctions are lifted, after the UN's atomic watchdog confirms Tehran's compliance with the terms of a nuclear deal. Фmong the stories that dominated the week. A suicide bomber struck a popular tourist area in the Turkish city of Istanbul on Tuesday. All ten victims were foreigners. And, police in Sweden come in for criticism for keeping quiet about alleged sexual attacks against women by migrants.

Dear readers and commenters,

We have implemented a new engine for our comment section. We hope the transition goes smoothly for all of you. Unfortunately, the comments made before the change have been lost due to a technical problem. We are working on restoring them, and hoping to see you fill up the comment section with new ones. You should still be able to log in to comment using your social-media profiles, but if you signed up under an RT profile before, you are invited to create a new profile with the new commenting system.

Sorry for the inconvenience, and looking forward to your future comments,

RT Team.