RT America - May 9, 2018

The 73rd Victory Day parade takes place in Moscow as Russians commemorate a day full of celebrations and mourning.

As Russia celebrates the 73rd anniversary of the surrender of Nazi Germany and the end of World War II, Victory Day, RT America’s Manila Chan is joined by National Director of the Answer Coalition, Brian Becker to highlight the importance of this day.

Former CIA Agent: Gina Haspel Should Not Head CIA

President Donald Trump’s nominee for CIA director Gina Haspel spoke before the Senate Intelligence Committee Wednesday. Among those cleared from the room prior to the hearing were CODEPINK founder Medea Benjamin and former CIA analyst turned antiwar activist Ray McGovern. Haspel oversaw torture programs and operation of a “black site” operation in Thailand where detainees were subjected to waterboarding. RT America’s Dan Cohen has more.

Iran Withdrawal:  Many unintended consequences says award-winning journalist

Pulitzer Prize-winning On Contact host Chris Hedges joins RT America’s Manila Chan to discuss the geopolitical impact of America backing out of the Iran nuclear deal.

Madrid Open: Nadal advcances, Djokovic eliminated

Novak Djokovic loses to unranked opponent Kyle Edmund at Madrid Open. Rafael Nadal extends  clay win streak by advancing to third round action. RT America’s Christakos gives you the latest tennis headlines!