Russian warships have left port in Syria out of fear for their safety after Trump's missile threat

Posted In: News Date:Apr 12th, 2018

President Donald Trump's threat to bomb Syria despite protests from the country's ally Russia has yielded an immediate and tangible result: Russian warships docked in Syria have left port over fear for their safety.

"This is normal practice" when there is threat of an attack, Vladimir Shamanov, the head of the defense committee in Russia's lower house of parliament, told Russian media.