RT News - May 16, 2019 (12:00 MSK)
As the US ramps up the pressure on Iran, Senator Bernie Sanders accuses Donald Trump's National Security Adviser of trying to lead America into a war with Tehran just as they did with Iraq. A Russian games designer faces up to ten years in a US jail for allegedly smuggling F16 fighter-jet manuals out of the country. He claims he wanted to make his flight simulator game more realistic but prosecutors accuse him of conspiring against the US government. Chinese telecom giant Huawei warns the US its latest move against the company won't make America safer but will hinder the development of 5G networks in the country. That's after Washington put the firm on a trade blacklist, banning the use of its equipment. American farmers lament the impact of the escalating US-China trade war saying Donald Trump's promised benefits to US agriculture are failing to materialize. Facebook announces a new "one-strike policy" to block users sharing violent content. It's part of a bid to rid the platform of terrorist material. Our guests discuss the move.