RT News - January 30, 2018 (12:00 MSK)

Tensions are high in the Russian city of Sochi - where a delegation of Syrian opposition representatives have arrived to attend peace talks - but have put forward last-minute pre-conditions. The US Treasury names over 200 Russian politicians and business figures in a so-called "Kremlin List". Washington stresses that no sanctions are being imposed against the individuals on it - though it was drawn up as part of a sanctions law signed last summer. The problem of doping in sport is much more widespread than previously thought - according to a recently-released report that was withheld by the World Anti-Doping Agency for six years.