U.S. airstrikes targeted Syrian chemical weapons infastructure

DUP MP Nigel Doods, reacting to the air strikes, said: "First and foremost we salute the courage of our fearless servicemen and women".

Four Royal Air Force Tornado jets using Storm Shadow missiles had taken part in the attack on a military facility near Homs where it was assessed Syria had stockpiled chemicals, Britain's Ministry of Defence (MoD) said.

Trump said the USA would maintain pressure on Syria until the Assad regime suspends use of chemical weapons.

He also did not rule out further attacks against Syria if the Assad regime continued the alleged use of chemical weapons. "We are prepared to sustain this response until the Syrian regime stops its use of prohibited chemical agents", he said.

President Donald Trump on Saturday described the alleged chemical attacks in Syria as the "crimes of a monster" as the United States launched precision strikes on the war-torn nation jointly with the United Kingdom and France.

"It was right to take the action that we have done in the timing that we have done", she said.

"Given the context of the recent worldwide response to the use of a nerve agent in the United Kingdom, the clear targeted objective of the strikes, and the repeated blocking by Russian Federation of diplomatic solutions through the UN, we believe the Prime Minister was justified in standing with our American and French allies in this concerted action".

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Not only that, but authorities executed a search warrant for a hair sample and blood sample from the woman, as well as the child. Moreover, she admitted to consuming pot the night before her interrogation and smoking meth months before her arrest .

May said intelligence and open source accounts indicated that the Syrian government was behind the attack in Douma last Saturday. Russian Federation and Syria claim the attack was fabricated.

British lawmakers voted down taking military action against Damascus in 2013, in what was widely viewed as an assertion of parliamentary sovereignty on the use of force.

Correspondents from the British and world press also asked the prime minister to explain what role can the Parliament play in making a decision to attack another sovereign country.

The Russian embassy noted that "the gist of British reasoning is that the whole global community recognizes that a "new" chemical attack in Syria is imminent and that only the air strikes could prevent it".

In a statement Friday night, U.S. President Donald Trump outlined strikes being carried out against the Syrian regime of Bashar al-Assad after a chemical weapon attack earlier in the week.

"Bombs won't save lives or bring about peace", Jeremy Corbyn, leader of the main opposition Labour Party, said in a statement.

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