Iran, Syria Sign Military Cooperation Deal

Iran Defense Minister in Damascus, says Will Help Rebuild Syria

Russian Federation on August 27 accused the United States of positioning warships and cruise missiles around the Mediterranean in preparation for a massive attack on Syria - charges that the Pentagon denied.

This two-day visit by a large military delegation follows highly publicized meetings that US National Security Adviser John Bolton held both in Israel and with his Russian counterpart last week on the issue of removing Iranian forces and its proxies from Syria as soon as possible.

State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert says the United States "will respond to any verified chemical weapons use in Idlib or elsewhere in Syria.in a swift and appropriate manner".

According to him, Damascus condemned the use of chemical weapons no matter the circumstances and considered it to be immoral.

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This has, in turn, prompted Russian Federation to accuse the United States and its allies of aiding rebels in preparing a false flag attack that would provide the justification for striking Assad again.

According to Izvestia, Russia plans to send "several more" warships to Syria. "To be frank, the USA has absolute dominance" in the Mediterranean, and Russia's ships won't matter, said Lamrani.

The Kremlin has provided no evidence to substantiate its claims, which include the assertion that United Kingdom private military company Olive Group, under the direction of the United Kingdom government, is directly supporting these activities in Syria.

Since the outbreak of war and foreign militancy in Syria in 2011, Iran has stood by the Syrian government and supported its people against terrorist groups, including Daesh (ISIL).

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The current diplomatic standoff is a far cry from June's historic summit between Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un. Beijing hit back at Trump's "capricious" accusations in a statement posted on the foreign ministry website on Saturday.

"This provocation with the active participation of the British special services will serve as another pretext for the US, United Kingdom and France to conduct a missile strike on the Syrian government and infrastructure", Konashenkov said.

Russian Federation and Syria have repeatedly blamed past chemical attacks that have killed dozens of civilians in Syria on rebel groups, in several cases despite evidence that the chemicals were delivered by aerial bombs that the rebels do not have in their arsenals.

So instead of an epic naval and aerial clash, expect Russian Federation to stick to its real weapon for modern war: propaganda.

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