"Tonight I ordered a targeted military strike on the airfield in Syria from where the chemical attack was launched". The British-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said that seven Syrian officers were killed in the strikes, including a colonel.
Though reports claimed the United States warned Russian Federation of the military action against Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, reports circulating Friday morning indicate Russian Federation is not happy.
"My fellow Americans, on Tuesday, Syrian dictator Bashar al-Assad launched a awful chemical weapons attack on innocent civilians". A US official told Fox News that the primary target was an airbase at Shayrat, outside Homs.
Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying said Friday that China opposed the use of chemical weapons by any party under any circumstances.
U.S. President Donald Trump insisted his first military venture since taking office was in the "vital national security interest of the United States".
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He was charged with trying to recruit Americans and gathering "economic intelligence" while working at the bank's NY branch. He has since advocated for warmer ties between the US and Russian Federation . "They will be investigated and prosecuted".
It happened again. Syrian government forces used a chemical weapon against the town of Khan Sheikhoun in southern Idlib province. He said he personally spoke to Mr. Trump on Friday morning and expressed his support for the strike.
The Pentagon said warships fired 59 Tomahawk cruise missiles at a Syrian airfield near the city of Homs, which is where the Tuesday gas attack reportedly originated.
Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Putin believed the USA attacks on Syria showed aggression against a sovereign state.
A warplane on Friday bombed the Syrian town of Khan Sheikhoun, where a chemical attack killed scores of people this week and prompted USA missile strikes, a witness in the rebel-held area and a war monitoring group said.
He said it's "comforting" to see punitive measures taken against Syrian President Bashar Assad's government because only then will there be incentive to change. "Many innocent people became victims from the chemical attacks". We pray for the lives of the wounded and for the souls of those who have passed. Next day, he even used the word "foolish" for Obama, saying: "Again, to our very foolish leader, do not attack Syria - If you do many very bad things will happen and from the fight the United States gets nothing".
It was a scary scene in Philadelphia as Michal Neuvirth collapsed untouched in goal at the 7:37 mark of the first period. But that just seemed a sideshow for the night's other incidents, including the scary collapse of goalie Michal Neuvirth.
This makes sense as e-commerce in the US has slowed down and Amazon is facing tough competition from Alibaba BABA and eBay EBAY. Our phone seem to do anything these days, and Amazon joins the list of companies vying for your digital signature.
The European Commission has cleared 21st Century Fox's acquisition of Sky, concluding that the move raised no anti-trust concerns. Britain's Ofcom is still investigating whether the deal would serve the public, and is due to issue its report by May 16.
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte during the EPL match at home to Manchester City April 5, 2017 . "They know very well the situation". The Italian manager said , "The difference between Chelsea and Tottenham is this - if you are with Chelsea and win, it's normal".
The U.S. government has guaranteed $8.3 billion in loans to the company to finance the construction of four reactors. Toshiba will begin negotiating with individual candidates next month, the Nikkei said.
It came after the toss in Pune , where RPS' new captain Steve Smith won the toss and elected to ball first against the visitors. But Pandya's late flourish negated Tahir's fine effort as Mumbai rattled up 64 runs in the last five overs.
But the Baltimore Police Department and Mayor Catherine Pugh feel a delay would undermine public trust in the process. He says a consent decree makes sure change happens no matter who is running the city or department.
It's not clear whether the attack on the air base was the first of a broader campaign against the Assad regime. Security Council resolution authorizing sanctions against the Syrian government for chemical weapons use.
Abella made this announcement in a statement issued on Wednesday, a day after Interior and Local Government Secretary Ismael D. The 69-year-old Sueno said he "wholeheartedly" accepted the decision, but he also maintained his innocence.
You can sign up and tree climb to collect eggs hanging from the branches or try your hand at the egg drop on the zipline. The annual Easter Egg hunt , hosted by the Highland News Leader and participating merchants, is slated for 2 p.m.
Motives for North Korea's latest missile test
White House official said Trump wanted to work with China and described the discussions over North Korea as a test for the U.S. This latest trial comes ahead of a summit between USA and Chinese leaders who are set to discuss Pyongyang's arms programme.
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And he has no regrets over how last year's tournament played out. "I was proud of the way we fought that day too". And, most of all, have some fun playing on the course that he dreamed of playing on as a Dallas golf kid.
McConnell reaches out to Romney about possible Senate bid
Despite Senator Hatch still deciding if he'll run for an eighth term rumors about Romney are flying. "I think it's just that". Now that is not to say that Romney - a relatively youthful-looking and quite vigorous man - would stand out in the Senate.
Why wait? Second time's the charm at recent Masters
He said English golf was enjoying something of a golden age at the moment with a record 11 players in the Augusta field. Since the tournament started, only three players won as rookies, including the first champion Horton Smith in 1934.
Messi back for Barcelona
Barcelona is closing in on La Liga leaders Real Madrid as they attained an emphatic 3-0 victory over fellow title rivals Sevilla. The Spanish side enters the match now enduring its worst moment of the season, winless in their last five matches.
Simon Gotch Has Officially Been Released From WWE
WWE made a big announcement on Wednesday when it was revealed that former NXT Tag Team Champion Simon Gotch had been released . Poor booking choices and the nearly extinct division on Smackdown Live hurt any potential the two had as a team in the WWE .
Roland founder Ikutaro Kakehashi has died
Kakehashi shared the Technical Grammy Award with Dave Smith in 2013 for contributions to electronic music technology. More recently, Kanye West's 2008 album 808s and Heartbreak paid tribute to the machine.
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Xabi Alonso had a chance in the 51st minute to level the score but his shot went over the bar from the edge of the box. Despite being on the back foot, Aubameyang missed another great chance when he struck Adler in the face.