RT News - December 31, 2016 (17:00 MSK)

Europe steps up security measures for New Year's eve: The German city of Cologne is on alert after violence marred last years celebrations. A consulate chef is among the Russian diplomatic staff to be expelled from the U.S. - As President Obama levies new sanctions against Russia for alleged hacking of the Presidential election. And as we prepare to bid farewell to 2016 - RT takes a look at some of the events that shaped world order this year, and what might be in store for next year.