In Gaza City, Harry Fear interviews a UN field director. Robert Turner fills him in on the Relief and Works agency’s progress in building new schools for Gaza’s displaced children. In Ukraine, Roman Kosarev reports on the latest developments in the Malaysian plane crash investigation.
Roman Kosarev arrives at the crash site of Malaysian Airlines MH17 to find that, 24 hours after the tragedy, bodies of the passengers are still there and the only people who’ve visited the place are journalists. Meanwhile, Harry Fear’s work in Gaza City is tested when his equipment starts to fail.
RT correspondent Harry Fear heads off to report about Israel's bombing of civilian infrastructure and discovers there’s more than meets the eye. Meanwhile, Manila Chan, a recent recruit at RT's Washington, D.C. office, goes on a tour of RT's US studios and talks about her job.
Harry Fear talks about the challenges he faces in Gaza as he arrives late for a live report and then has to interview a grieving family for the second time. Irina Galushko goes to a Russian town bordered on three sides by Ukraine to talk to Ukrainian refugees who fled to Russia.
A naval bombardment kills four children on a beach in Gaza, right next to Harry Fear's hotel. He interviews eye-witnesses in an attempt to find out how this tragedy could have happened. On the other side of the conflict, in Tel Aviv, Paula Slier watches on as Hamas shells explode overhead to the sound of sirens.
Irina Galushko resumes her field work after a much needed break. She goes to one of the refugee camps for Ukrainians fleeing the horrors of war to see how things work there, meet the refugees and hear their stories. Harry Fear is in the Gaza Strip interviewing civilians who live there in the midst of the escalating Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
This episode introduces new faces in the News Team series. Harry Fear, a freelance journalist and filmmaker, reports on Israel's bombing in the Gaza Strip. Meanwhile, Paul Scott, an RT news correspondent with a background in sports journalism, travels to Rio de Janeiro to report on the World Cup final that coincides with President Vladimir Putin's tour of Latin America.
In Berlin, Peter Oliver is having fun reporting on some of Germany’s more bizarre laws. Meanwhile, Paula Slier leaves Israel, where she covered protests against the bombing of Gaza, for Ukraine in hopes of getting to Donetsk and reporting on the current situation there.
Harry Fear is heading to the Middle Gaza District when his driver suddenly gets news that his house has been destroyed by Israeli shells. Meanwhile at the Russian-Ukrainian border, Maria Finoshina learns about hundreds of Ukrainian soldiers who have crossed into Russia, and goes to interview them.
Maria Finoshina is in Lugansk, where she interviews its last remaining citizens. They have to sleep in the basements and shelter every time they hear a rocket fired, but they have nowhere else to go. Harry Fear is in the Gaza Strip, visiting a hospital that was bombed by Israel.