RT News - November 12, 2017 (12:00 MSK)

The proxy war between two of the biggest powers in the Middle East - Iran and Saudi Arabia - has escalated, directly affecting other countries in the region. A highly anticipated formal meeting between Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin fails to transpire - though the pair did chat on the sidelines of the APEC summit, and agreed to cooperate on Syria. The US Justice Department demands that RT America register as a foreign agent by Monday. The channel's bank accounts could be frozen, if it doesn't comply.