RT News - February 17, 2016 (13:00 MSK)

Syrian government troops are advancing into Raqqa - the de-facto capital of the so-called Islamic State. The US calls on Ankara to stop attacking Syrian territory, after Turkey fires on Kurds and reportedly hits Syrian government troops. Libya marks the fifth anniversary of the revolution, which saw foreign intervention, and the country plunged into fighting that's ongoing to this day.