RT News - July 29 2021 (17:00 MSK)
A sporting hero or weak-willed in the face of adversity - opinion is divided over a top US gymnast who quits two Olympic finals over mental health concerns while German competitors in Tokyo make a stand against sexism. We debate if what's already been dubbed the 'woke games', are becoming increasingly dominated by politics too. Lithuania is tackling an influx of illegal migrants but as authorities there wheel-out measures to stem the flow, the EU falls silent on the issue while at the same time slamming other states for similar actions. The US sees another act of police brutality caught on camera with two officers in Colorado charged after the violent arrest of a suspected trespasser wanted on felony charges.