Moscow has requested the United States to refrain counterattack plan against the recent chemical attack in Syria.
"As of tomorrow, Russian military police units will be deployed to the city of Douma to ensure security, maintain law and order and arrange assistance to the local population", he said.
The US president also accused The New York Times of writing a "phony story" over a report that Muellers office is looking into a payment that a Ukrainian steel magnate made to Trumps charitable foundation in exchange for a video appearance.
Russia's ambassador to Lebanon Alexander Zasypkinhad warned that the federation's military will shoot down U.S. rockets and "even the sources that launched the missiles".
"I have little doubt that Trump is being advised by his new National Security Adviser Bolton to strike immediately", she said. "An attack on North Korea means war with China; an attack on Syria exceeding a certain level could mean war with Russian Federation", she said.
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"They were targeted by unknown assailants firing light arms", the Russian army said in a statement.
Before his White House trip, Mattis told reporters that the U.S.is still assessing intelligence as to whether the Assad regime is responsible for the gas attack that killed anti-government rebels and their children.
Meanwhile, First Deputy Chief of the Russian General Staff's Main Operations Department Lieutenant General Viktor Poznikhir blamed the attack on the White Helmets organization, a self-proclaimed civil defense group.
The attacks would also be probably designed to weaken the Syrian government and create conditions in which U.S. policymakers could again hope for its overthrow, Kwiatkowski noted.
He also vowed that "smart" missiles "will be coming". Russian Federation says the number of casualties is not true.
"The situation in the world is becoming more and more chaotic".
Russian's foreign ministry said that Washington was using the alleged chemical attack as a pretext to target Syria, and that the threats were hindering the government's efforts to fight "terrorism".
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