RT News - December 03, 2017 (17:00 MSK)

'Begging for nuclear war': North Korea claims Washington is seeking all-out conflict - just days after Pyongyang tests a new missile, it says can hit anywhere on the U.S. Among the stories that shaped the week on RT. Suicide at The Hague, as a former Bosnian-Croat general swallows a vial of poison after his 20-year sentence for war crimes is upheld. The French president calls for military action against human traffickers in Libya. But critics say he has no right to intervene - as the country's not yet recovered from the destruction inflicted by the NATO-led intervention of 2011. And, the World Cup battle lines are drawn for football's finest - as the teams discover who they're up against in Russia next summer.