In recent days the world has been alarmed by the very real possibility of a direct military confrontation between the United States and Russia, as Arutz Sheva said.
Syria is of course where the current tensions are highest, and where missiles have been fired, but the hostility is deep-seated on a number of fronts.
An open conversation with Russia’s foreign minister Sergey Lavrov.
Syria’s UN Ambassador Bashar Jaafari told a meeting of the UN Security Council on Tuesday that the team of experts would begin work on Wednesday once they receive the all-clear from the security detail.
"If this United Nations security team decides that the situation is sound in Douma then the fact-finding mission will begin its work in Douma tomorrow," Jaafari told the council in New York, according to AFP.