Russia Deploys Fleet Off Syria While Claiming U.S. Preparing for Possible Strike

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(Worthy News) - The Russian Ministry of Defence said on Monday it had noticed Washington was building up its military forces in the Middle East in preparation for what Moscow feared was a possible strike on Syrian government forces, Russian news agencies reported.

Major-General Igor Konashenkov was quoted by agencies as saying that the USS Ross, a guided-missile destroyer, had entered the Mediterranean on Aug. 25 armed with 28 Tomahawk cruise missiles capable of hitting any target in Syria.

Up to 13 Russian warships have crossed the Bosphorus toward Syria so far this week as tensions between the U.S. and Syria continue to rise, according to ship spotters based in the Bosphorus Strait. [ Source: Ha'aretz (Read More...) ]

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1 thought on “Russia Deploys Fleet Off Syria While Claiming U.S. Preparing for Possible Strike

  1. As the rest of the world is beginning to understand, Putin and Trump have an understanding. Perhaps this buildup is aimed at putting the globalists in a position (that includes the German, French and English leaders) that their involvement in the region is unwelcome.

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