But Trump reportedly also followed up the warning with communications to Russia to help avoid U.S. missiles hitting Russian targets in Syria, despite the White House's statement that the USA wasn't afraid to hit them.
The world's chemical warfare watchdog, the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons, said Tuesday it would send a team to Syria after reports of a gas attack there.
"Get ready Russian Federation, because they will be coming, nice and new and 'smart!'" Mr. Trump tweeted.
Russian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said "there are Russians present in large numbers in Syria, and Russia will do everything to protect its people on Syrian soil". TASS news agency quoted him as saying he believed common sense would prevail.
The Russian military said on March 13 it would respond to any USA strike on Syria, targeting any missiles and launchers involved in such an attack.
President Donald Trump's national security team has met to discuss the USA response to the Syrian government's apparent use of chemical weapons on its own people.
Syria's army has evacuated key defence buildings in Damascus following intelligence they might be targeted in a Western strike in response to an alleged chemical attack, a monitor said Wednesday.
The Syrian government and Russian Federation say the reports of a poison gas assault on the Syrian town of Douma are bogus. "As before, we consider it important not to take steps that could destabilise an already fragile situation".
After the Douma attack, the insurgent group dug in there, Jaish al-Islam, finally agreed to withdraw.
Prime Minister Theresa May has said all indications point to the Syrian regime being behind the suspected chemical attack, and that Britain will work with its "closest allies" to hold those behind the attack to account.
If any of those Russian forces are hit in a US strike, Russia may feel compelled to retaliate.
USA and Russian forces most recently clashed in February, when US strikes killed dozens of Russian citizens helping Syria's government attack a rebel base. He said killing Mr. Assad would be "the ultimate deterrent to dictators" who use chemical weapons or sponsor terrorism.
US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said that the Pentagon was ready to provide military options.
After Assad's most recent alleged attack, Trump said that "nothing is off the table".
Vladimir Shamanov, chairman of the defence affairs committee in Russia's lower house of parliament, said on Tuesday that Russian Federation has "the necessary means for that and that Americans and their allies know that quite well", adding that a retaliatory strike could target U.S. aircraft and naval ships, Reuters news agency reported.
It comes with 4 GB of RAM and 32 GB of internal storage which can be expanded up to 256 GB using the dedicated MicroSD slot. The upcoming Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is rumoured to feature a 6.4-inch AMOLED display along with an aspect ratio of 18.5:9.
Spacey is also under scrutiny for allegedly grabbing an 18-year-old man's genitals in a Nantucket, Massachusetts, bar in 2016. The Old Vic theater said it has received 20 allegations of inappropriate behavior involving him.
Cameroon , in central Africa, is suffering from civil unrest after a military crackdown on English-speaking separatists. A formal complaint has been made to the Australian police but the Border Force are no longer monitoring the situation.
Yet in late January, the Vatican announced that Francis was sending Scicluna to investigate the claims of the accusers. Pope Francis begged forgiveness from the victims he previously discredited in a letter published today.
The Prime Minister is in Chennai to attend the Defence Expo 2018 and inaugurate four facilities at the Adyar Cancer Institute. Makkal Needhi Maiam's Kamal Haasan had a message for Modi which he shared via a video in his social page.
Louis Circuit Judge Rex Burlison on Tuesday imposed a gag order on attorneys, witnesses and other parties to the criminal case. Asked in a January interview with The Associated Press if he had ever slapped the woman, Greitens responded: "Absolutely not".
Capito, during her questioning also thanked Zuckerberg for his visit the Mountain State and offered an off-hand suggestion. Earlier in the day, Zuckerberg said he believes it is "inevitable" that there will be regulation of his industry.
You have to watch the first leg and see that a similar foul was not punished with a penalty for Juventus in Turin. Last night's Champions League quarter-final second leg at the Bernabeu will be long remembered by football fans.
A resolution needs nine votes in favor and no vetoes by Russia, China, France , Britain or the United States to pass. US Ambassador Nikki Haley shot back, saying "Russia has trashed the credibility of the council".