Since 2012, Israel has struck inside Syria some 100 times, hitting suspected weapons' convoys destined for the Lebanese militant group Hezbollah, which has been fighting alongside Syrian government forces.
U.S. President Donald Trump previously warned Russian Federation to brace for American engagement in Syria. "Iran will consider launching an official retaliation for the attacks on its soldiers this time in order to deter Israel from continuing to strike Iranian forces in Syria". "Get ready Russian Federation, because they will be coming, nice and new and 'smart!' You shouldn't be partners with a Gas Killing Animal who kills his people and enjoys it!"
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This is the second time that four civilians have been killed by security forces near encounter sites. They were removed to the hospital, where Sapper Sada Gunakara Rao succumbed to injuries.
"When on a given day, the chance for [active military conflict with Iran] are about one percent, now it is about 10%", former prime minister and defense minister Ehud Barak said Tuesday.
Despite Trump's earlier warning that Syrian President Bashar al-Assad would pay a "big price" for his military's alleged use of poison, analysts questioned whether U.S. strikes would influence the course of events on the battlefield and stem the seeming inevitability of a Syrian government victory over its opponents.
According to the London-based war monitoring group, Syrians for Human Rights, most of the dead were members of the Iranian military or of groups backed by Iran.
Moscow responded by saying that it would view a USA airstrike on Syria as a "war crime".
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The Army of Islam is holding thousands of people in the Tawba prison that they run inside Douma.
The Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons "made a preliminary analysis of the reports of the alleged use of chemical weapons immediately after they were issued", said director general Ahmet Uzumcu.
Russian Federation denied any involvement in the attack. Maj.
In recent weeks, government forces have recaptured villages and towns in the eastern Ghouta suburbs of the capital.
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The trial, which is being held at Montgomery County Courthouse in Pennsylvania , is expected to last about a month. The judge told the court that he needs "to make sure we can continue with a fair and impartial trial".
Velayati, in turn, reaffirmed that the Islamic Republic of Iran will continue to support Syria and its people in their struggle against terrorism, and will further strengthen their strategic relations.