What is stopping the Americans from a military strike on Syria? The American politics is the result of many, often conflicting vectors. The people in the US State Department do not change with a new president, they are independent of political matters therefore they are very influential not even in the decision-making
How could such a powerful air defense system miss dozens of drones and cruise missiles? There can be only one explanation to this
"As soon as we can see the concentration of American aircraft on airfields in Europe, we will simply destroy those airfields by launching our medium-range ballistic missiles at those targets"