Major western media headlines in recent days have hailed the capture of major natural gas fields around Syria’s Deir Ez Zor province as though it were a victory for Syria.
The US is fully prepared to strike Syria on an immeasurably larger scale than it was on April 7 of this year.
Currently, as reported by CNN on the eve, in the region there are aircraft carrier George Bush, two destroyers and two cruisers equipped with Tomahawks. In neighboring countries with Syria, dozens of American aircraft have settled down, which can join at any time the next punitive operation to punish Damascus for a too successful fight against terrorists.
The insouciance of the Western world is extraordinary.