I don't agree with everything espoused in these articles, putting up for the news, this is not a good development.
"Nato Beats the Drums of War Against Syria and Iran"
"Russian Warships Enter Syrian Waters to Prevent NATO Attack"
See here too.
and "Report: Russia warships to enter Syria waters in bid to stem foreign intervention"
Russian warships are due to arrive at Syrian territorial waters, a Syrian news agency said on Thursday, indicating that the move represented a clear message to the West that Moscow would resist any foreign intervention in the country's civil unrest.
"The burden of Damascus. Behold, Damascus is taken away from being a city, and it shall be a ruinous heap. The cities of Aroer are forsaken: they shall be for flocks, which shall lie down, and none shall make them afraid. The fortress also shall cease from Ephraim, and the kingdom from Damascus, and the remnant of Syria: they shall be as the glory of the children of Israel, saith the LORD of hosts." Isa.: 17:1-3