RT News - November 02, 2016 (17:00 MSK)

The Syrian army fights to hold off a militant offensive in western Aleppo, as heavy fighting and a potential rebel-takeover forces locals to flee the area. Also this hour, we've pictures from Russia's aircraft carrier after its voyage to the Mediterranean stirred panic and condemnation in the Western media. Plus, the Saudi ambassador to the U.S. says the bombing of Yemen will continue 'no matter what' - as Riyadh picks a controversial military lawyer to investigate its alleged war crimes in Yemen.