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The US President Donald trump called on Russia to prepare to shoot down American missiles in the skies over Syria. About this he wrote on Twitter.
“Russia vows to shoot down any missiles over Syria. Let the ready, because they will. Nor should you to operate with gas murderous animals who slaughtered his citizens and enjoys it”, — stated in the message.
Earlier on Wednesday, April 11, Russia’s Ambassador to Lebanon said that Moscow reserves the right to strike at the sources of fire and shoot down the missiles if the U.S. would use force against Syria. However, who authorized the head of the Russian diplomatic mission in the country to make such statements, was not specified.
The evening of April 6, Syrian troops launched an operation to free fighters from the city Duma — the last uncontrolled forces of President Bashar al-Assad village in Eastern ghouta.
Later, Reuters, citing rebels, reported that the Duma dropped a chlorine bomb, also has information about the use of nerve gas. Donald trump promised to evening on 11 April to announce the punishment of Damascus, and with it is not excluded that Moscow and Tehran supports Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. Syria of all charges in the address rejects. Russia has warned the US of grave consequences in case of strikes on Syria.
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