Trump ordered the strikes to punish the Assad government for an alleged chemical weapons attack on a rebel-occupied area near Damascus last weekend that reportedly killed more than 40 people, including children. "He is lying." The United States, France and Britain said they launched the air strikes against Syrian government military installations in response to a suspected chemical weapons attack by the regime a week ago - a claim dismissed by Damascus and its allies Russian Federation and Iran.
The statement also accused Syria of providing military bases for Iran, putting its "territory, forces and leadership in danger".
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The Syrian government has denied using chemical weapons against enemy forces.
He says the overnight operation carried out by the United States, France and Britain followed that example.
Johnson tweeted Saturday that he welcomed the news of the military strike against major chemical weapons facilities in Syria in concert with "our US and French allies".
The Russian embassy in the USA released a statement saying "We warned that such actions will not be left without consequences", adding that Washington, Paris and London will be held accountable for them.
"The authoritarian Assad regime did not get the message last year as it was hit by American missiles after it carried out chemical weapons attack against its own people", Mattis said adding that it carried used chemical weapons again this year. "It is not about regime change", May said in statement made from her country residence at Chequers just minutes after U.S. President Donald Trumpannounced the strikes from the White House.
Iran's involvement in Syria in support of Assad has alarmed Israel, which has said it will counter any threat.
Russian Federation and Iran on Saturday denounced overnight airstrikes from the U.S., France and Britain against targets associated with their ally Syrian leader Bashar Assad over an apparent chemical weapons attack.
Pentagon officials said the attacks targeted the heart of Assad's programs to develop and produce chemical weapons.
The French presidency issued a video on Twitter showing what it said were Rafale warplanes taking off as part of the intervention.
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We don't depend on anyone else, and that's a good advantage", said Guardiola. "We can not forget he was two months injured". Cavaliers won against Golden State Warriors 4-3. "People talked a lot, not knowing exactly what happened before the game .
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Taliban Kill a Governor and Overrun a Government Compound
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Harvey, Irma, Maria and Nate retired as hurricane names
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