RT News - June 24, 2019 (17:00 MSK)
The US plans to hit Iran with a new round of 'major sanctions' later on Monday. We look at how Washington's stance on Iran, seems to be pulling in different directions. The Trump administration's Middle-East peace plan is rejected by Palestine with critics accusing Washington of trying to bribe Arabs into making political concessions to the Israelis. The parents of critically-ill Palestinian infants taken from Gaza to better-equipped hospitals in Israel are being denied access to their children with exit permits much harder to obtain for adults. Italy and the EU are at loggerheads over the country's mounting debt with deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini threatening to resign. That, as Rome proposes a new kind of bond, which Brussels sees as a threat to the Euro.