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President Trump Warns Of Coming Missile Strike In Syria

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President Trump issued a new threat on Syria Wednesday, tweeting that Russia should "get ready" for a military strike after the alleged chemical weapons attack by Syria last weekend.

He issued that threat after word from Moscow that Russia would shoot down any U.S. missiles that target Syria. Here & Now's Peter O'Dowd speaks with BBC Middle East editor Jeremy Bowen (@bowenbbc).

This BBC interview can be heard in the Here & Now podcast or with the WBUR app.


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