Russian Federation is likely to call for a meeting of the United Nations Security Council to discuss US, British and French air strikes on Syria, one of its lawmakers says.
US officials suspect the Russia-backed Assad regime is behind the attack.
Russian Federation accused Washington of putting worldwide peace at risk and requested a United Nations meeting in NY later in the day but it was not confirmed that it will happen. Of course the Russians want to cast western countries as unsafe adventurists when they themselves rescued the Assad regime in 2015 and have propped up all its vicious actions since then.
The Russian Ministry of Defense saidSyria's Soviet-made air defense systems shot down all 12 cruise missiles at the Dumayr air base east of Damascus. That had led to feverish speculation on Russian television, and from some Russian politicians, that a US strike on Syria could quickly devolve into a nuclear standoff as risky as the Cuban missile crisis.
Trump has slammed Russian Federation for its partnership with "Gas Killing Animal" Assad, spurring concerns that a US strike could lead to a conflict with Russian Federation, which has major military facilities at Tartus and Khmeimim and works cheek-by-jowl with Syria forces that could be targeted.
President Donald Trump speaks in the Diplomatic Reception Room of the White House on Friday, April 13, 2018, in Washington, about the United States' military response to Syria'schemical weapon attack on April 7. Moscow warned against any strikes and threatened to retaliate.
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"Insulting the President of Russian Federation is unacceptable and inadmissible", he went on.
Russia's announcement of the conspiracy happened after the Trump administration was considering military response against the Syrian government after reports emerged of Bashar's repetitive use of chemical weapons.
Lavrov noted that Russian and USA militaries have a hotline to prevent incidents, adding that it's not clear if it would be sufficient amid mounting tensions.
Trump chastised Syria's two main allies, Russia and Iran, for their roles in supporting "murderous dictators", adding that Russian President Vladimir Putin had guaranteed a 2013 global agreement for al-Assad to get rid of all of his chemical weapons. Syria's civil war, which began as a popular uprising against Assad, is now in its eighth year.
A team of inspectors from the OPCW arrived in Syria on Thursday and yesterday and had been expected to start their investigation into the alleged Douma attack today. It also said Russian officers found no patients with chemical attack symptoms at a local hospital, and no indication of any burials having taken place of the victims. The government's capture of Douma, the last town held by the rebels in eastern Ghouta, marked a major victory for Assad.
The tornado watch was issued at 3:13 p.m. and remains in effect until 11 p.m. for 26 counties in Southwest and central Virginia. With heavy rain, rivers can exceed their banks and ponding can occur on the roads.
Devonte drew national attention after he was photographed in tears while hugging a white police officer during a 2014 protest. A specialized team of accident investigators is trying to figure that out with help from the FBI, Carpenter said.
The credit-card processor reported $1.08 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.98 by $0.10. The company has a market cap of $249,469.23, a price-to-earnings ratio of 34.70, a PEG ratio of 1.59 and a beta of 0.99.
He said after the killing, the Hindu community did not allow them to bury the body of the girl in their graveyard. The issue was being politicised, she said, and claimed that their voice had been muzzled in political war.
Opponents of Mr Orban flooded the capital on Saturday to protest at what they say is an unfair electoral system. BBC correspondent Nick Thorpe reported from Budapest that around 100,000 people attended Saturday's protests.
He also recalls Trump requesting that the FBI investigate salacious allegations about his actions with Russian prostitutes. Kelly has been increasingly marginalized in the White House and the president has mused to confidants about firing him.
West Brom caretaker Darren Moore vowed to keep battling relegation after grabbing an unlikely survival lifeline at Old Trafford . Manchester City are officially Premier League champions! I expect The Red Devils to win the game rather easily.
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Underwood revealed that her wrist is at about 90 percent and she feels "pretty darn good" in the letter . Country music will award its favorites at Sunday's 53rd annual Academy of Country Music Awards .
A brush fire was being fought Friday evening in the area of Youngstown Ridge Road in Ligonier, a Westmoreland dispatcher said. On April 12 at approximately 1:10 p.m., firefighters responded to Woodville Road in Brandywine for the report of brush fire.
The last convoy of buses transporting members of the Islamist group Jaish al-Islam and their relatives left Douma yesterday. Assad has managed to cling on to energy, retaking swathes of territory with the assistance of ally Russian Federation .
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Experts share last-minute tax filing tips
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High wind watch to go into effect Sunday night
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Rob Gronkowski to miss Patriots offseason program
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Thousands of Syrian Demonstrators Condemn US Aggression
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Saudi King opens 29th Arab Summit
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Porzingis says he's staying out of Knicks' coaching search
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Paul Ryan Won't Run for Reelection
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