RT News - May 2, 2017 (17:00 MSK)

Vladimir Putin has dismissed speculation over possible Russian interference in the upcoming German elections. He was speaking during the German Chancellor's first visit to Russia in 2 years. Violence mars a pre-election May Day demonstration in Paris. Crowds vent their anger as people stand divided over Sunday's final presidential vote. A leaked report suggests Facebook is helping advertisers target insecure young people, in violation of the company's promise not to share personal data. It's the third anniversary of the Odessa tragedy in Ukraine - almost 50 people were killed when a building packed with anti-Kiev activists was set on fire. Despite lengthy investigations, no one has ever been held responsible.