RT News - September 12, 2017 (17:00 MSK)

Nationwide protests in France turn violent, as people throw projectiles and flares to counter Macron's new labour law, that would come into effect in a week. With Islamic State's territory in Syria crumbling, the race is on to retake oil fields from the terrorists - with Russian-assisted and U.S.-backed forces both closing in. The UN Security Council adopts new sanctions against North Korea, after the resolution was water downed from a stronger U.S.-draft.