RT News - October 27, 2016 (18:00 MSK)

America's not exactly a banana republic so how could you easily hack its systems and influence its people. Vladimir Putin dismisses claims Russia's been meddling in the U.S. presidential election. The U.S. Defence secretary says he's encouraged by the military operation in the Iraqi city of Mosul, but aid groups warn a humanitarian disaster is fast emerging. Moscow demands an immediate investigation into a deadly strike on a school in Syria's Idlib province, which killed 20 children - an attack which the western media's been quick to blame Russia and Syria for. An alleged gang rape, burning fires, and migrants staying put - chaos reigns, as French authorities claim their operation to close the notorious 'Jungle' camp in Calais, has been a success.