Syria: United States have fired a barrage of cruise missiles into syria on Thursday night in retaliation for this week's gruesome chemical weapons attack against civilians. This was the first direct American assault on the syrian government and Donald Trump dramatic military order since taking charge of President.
The strike hit the government controlled Shayrat air base in central Syria, where US officials say the Syrian military planes that dropped the chemicals had taken off.
About 60 US Tomahawk missiles, fired from warships in the Mediterranean sea, targeted an air base in retaliation for a chemical weapons attack that American officials believe Syrian government aircraft launched with a nerve agent, possibly sarin.
US President Donald Trump addressed the nation. "Tonight I ordered a targeted military strike on airfield in Syria from which the chemical attack was launched," says Trump. I call on all civilized nations in seeking to end the slaughter and bloodshed in Syria said Trump.
President Donald Trump says there can be no dispute that syria used banned chemical weapons and after the US attack on Syria Oil price have jumped.
Prime Minister of Israel supports and welcomes the US attack on Syrian Air base says " Fully Supports" to President Trump's decision.