The idea that Trump is better for Russia looks ridiculous this morning doesn’t it? Syria is one of Russia’s OLDEST allies, and is welded to Iran
I will quote Sputnik news here for the Pravda view
Putin Considers US Attack in Syria Aggression Against Sovereign State – Kremlin
The US launched 59 Tomahawk cruise missiles at the Syrian military airfield in Ash Sha’irat near Homs late Thursday. US President Donald Trump said the attack was a response to the alleged chemical weapon use in Idlib on Tuesday, which Washington blames on Damascus.
“President [Vladimir] Putin regards the US attacks on Syria as an aggression against a sovereign state in violation of the norms of international law, and under a trumped-up pretext at that,” Pesov told reporters.
I hope Kim is watching, and I hope Xi takes the principle in hand.
It’s that simple.
Wall, Tax, Border Security, SCOTUS, and Foreign Relations, including use of force. Whatever the guy promised, he going to act.
Now the game is to see if Russia is going to do something STUPID in Libya, or Syria, or Iraq, or someplace unexpected or new, LIKE CUBA, or VENEZUELA.
A word of warning …. if the proximate goal is no Assad, then we had better be ready to make Kurdistan REAL, because all of Syria NOT Kurdistan will descend into a caliphate, with Russian troops and weapons around, and vulnerable.