It could perhaps happen over the coming attack on Idlib that the US and Russia will have another direct military engagement. Both have deployed fleets in the Mediterranean and Russia is performing military exercises while it appears the US is just sitting, waiting to see what happens after President Trump issued another warning about the use of chemical weapons in Idlib. With both superpowers on heightened alert, what could go wrong? Well, a lot or nothing. There are a few bent spokes in everyone’s bicycles, as we shall see.

First, let’s take a look at Russia’s positioning in the Mediterranean.

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Kimberly Rogers-Brown

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