RT News - March 02, 2017 (12:00 MSK)

Government forces in Syria advance to the outskirts of Palmyra, in a push to retake the ancient city from Islamic State - scoring a strategic victory in their anti-ISIL campaign. RT speaks exclusively to U.S. congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard, who's calling on Washington to stop supporting extremist and militant groups in Syria. French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron receives a less-than-friendly welcome, as he attends an agricultural show in Paris. The U.S. Attorney General is the latest member of President Trump's Administration to be accused of concealing ties with Moscow.The White House denies he acted outside the law and condemns the reports as an "attack".