Sunday, April 9, 2017

Russia, Iran, And Hezbollah Are Warning The U.S. That They Will 'Respond With Force' If Red Lines Are Crossed Again In Syria

The Independent: Russia and Iran warn US they will 'respond with force' if red lines crossed in Syria again

Threat comes after UK Defence Secretary demands Vladimir Putin rein in President Bashar al-Assad

Russia and Iran have warned the US they will "respond with force" if their own "red lines" are crossed in Syria.

Following Friday's cruise missile strike on a Syrian air base, in retaliation for the chemical attack on Khan Sheikhoun earlier in the week, the alliance supporting Syrian President Bashar al-Assad made a joint statement threatening action in response to "any breach of red lines from whoever it is".

"What America waged in an aggression on Syria is a crossing of red lines. From now on we will respond with force to any aggressor or any breach of red lines from whoever it is and America knows our ability to respond well," the group's joint command centre said.

US President Donald Trump said the strike on al Shayrat air base, near Homs, with some 60 Tomahawk missiles was "representing the world". The base was allegedly used by Syrian forces to conduct the attack, which killed more than 70 people.

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WNU Editor: I think they mean it this time.

More News On Russia And Iran Warning The U.S. That They Will 'Respond With Force' If Red Lines Are Crossed Again In Syria

Russia, Iran and Hezbollah military leaders release joint statement, threatens the U.S. -- AMN Al Masdar News
Iran and Russia up anti-US rhetoric -- The Australian/WSJ
Russia and Iran say they will respond to American aggression following air strike in Syria -- The SUN
Top Russian, Iranian Generals Condemn U.S. Missile Strike -- RFE
Russia, Iran Warn U.S. They Will "Respond With Force" If Syria "Red Lines" Crossed Again -- Zero Hedge
Russia, Iran vow continued military support for Assad -- Al Jazeera
Iranian, Russian Security Heads Discuss US Missile Attack in Syria in Phone Talk -- Sputnik


jimbrown said...

It's good to have a prez who does not give a rat's ass about terrorists' opinions.

Anonymous said...

because, Jim, you are signing up the minute we need to send in troops, right?

fazman said...

To be fair to jim, he didnt make a miliary proffession his career.

Andrew Jackson said...

I hope they do! We will crush the Bolshevik child killers!