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RT News - December 06, 2019 (12:00 MSK)

France is crippled by a nationwide strike over ‘pension reform’, plans with protests in Paris descending into violence and more unrest expected over the next few days. Star Wars spin-off character Baby Yoda is getting more recognition on social media than any 2020 Democratic presidential hopeful in the US according to a recent survey. There’s outrage in the US after the man acquitted of murdering an unarmed black teenager in 2012 launches a lawsuit demanding a hundred million dollars in damages. The killing of Trayvon Martin sparked the Black Lives Matter movement.

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