Putin’s threat to attack US troops MOSCOW has threatened the US with direct assaults on its troops in Syria as it prepares to assist President Assad in his final push to defeat pro-democracy rebels in that country. Pro-Assad Syrian troops, supported by Iranian and Russian forces, have begun their assault on the last rebel stronghold, […]

Russia accuses the Trump administration of using threats and blackmail to stop an upcoming offensive in Syria Russian officials lashed out at Washington Tuesday for threatening to bomb Syria if the Assad government uses chemical weapons during a planned offensive in the province of Idlib. On Monday, President Donald Trump’s national security adviser John Bolton […]