RT News - February 9, 2017 (12:00 MSK)

Facebook and Google team up with media companies to tackle - what THEY assess to be 'fake news' ahead of the French presidential election. Critics cry foul and call the fact-checkers 'politically biased'. U.S. senators introduce a new bill aimed at giving Congress veto power over president Trump - in the event he moves to lift Russian sanctions. A German bakery turns the tables on a reported boycott of its store, amidst the U.S. president facing incessant media attacks - as its Trump cakes prove to be a hit with customers. In spite of protests and legal objections - the British Prime Minister's Brexit plan finds an overwhelmeing majority in a House of Commons vote.