RT News - December 14, 2016 (12:00 MSK)

Syrians celebrate as the army liberates eastern Aleppo, although the U.S. State Department says that's not true...as the Western media makes claims of massacres and even 'genocide' there. However, there's confusion as witness accounts gathered by RT on the ground in Aleppo appear to contradict claims made by the Western media. RT speaks exclusively to President Bashar Assad about the liberation of Aleppo. President-elect Donald Trump's choice of Rex Tillerson, a man with business ties to Moscow, for Secretary of State, could rock the establishment's boat in washington. President Putin's spokesperson says he's disappointed by the International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation's decision to revoke the country's right to host this winter's world championships.