RT News - August 16, 2016 (17:00 MSK)
A new era of cooperation seems to be on the cards for Syria, amid reports China will be offering military help to the Assad government.... while Iran allows Russia to use its airbase to launch its bombing missions. An air strike hits a Doctors Without Borders hospital in Yemen - killing 11 with the UN expressing alarm at the growing number of civilian casualties being caused by the Saudi-led coalition's bombing campaign in the country. A violent beach brawl erupts on the French island of Corsica after a tourist took pictures of women wearing burkinis. It sparks a protest against the local migrant population.