RT News - August 3, 2017 (18:00 MSK)

Donald Trump blames Congress for derailing relations with Moscow, accusing representatives of forcing him to sign a 'flawed' sanctions bill - and raising concerns of a constitutional crisis in the U.S. Criticism mounts over the UK government's reluctance to publish archived documents, with the opposition calling the secrecy "an affront to democratic ideals". And, a new de-escalation zone has come into effect in Syria, with the moderate rebels committing to repelling Islamic State and al-Nusra terrorists.