14 Apr '18, 4am

Syria says Western attack 'doomed to fail'

DAMASCUS: Syrian state media slammed Western strikes on Saturday (Apr 14) as illegal and "doomed to fail," after the US, France, and Britain launched a joint operation against the Damascus government. "The aggression is a flagrant violation of international law, a breach of the international community's will, and it is doomed to fail," said state news agency SANA. Huge blasts were reported around Damascus early on Saturday, moments after the US, France, and Britain announced they were striking Syria's chemical weapons capabilities. AFP's correspondent in Damascus said several consecutive blasts were heard at 4:00 am local time (0100 GMT), followed by the sound of airplanes overhead. Smoke could be seen emerging from the northern and eastern edges of the capital. State media published images of a cloud of reddish smoke hanging over the capital and said that air defences wer...

Full article: https://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/world/syria-says-wes...

Tweets

#Syria says joint strikes a violation of international law, 'doomed to fail'

#Syria says joint strikes a violation of intern...

straitstimes.com 14 Apr '18, 3am

BEIRUT (BLOOMBERG, AFP, REUTERS) - Syria said on Saturday (April 14) that US-led a missile strikes on military targets and...

Mattis: US Wants Proof Before Striking Syria fo...

military.com 14 Apr '18, 12am

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis signaled Thursday that the U.S. was prepared to wait for definitive proof that Syria carried ...

Dear @scottadamssays: Mattis: US Wants Proof Be...

military.com 13 Apr '18, 3pm

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis signaled Thursday that the U.S. was prepared to wait for definitive proof that Syria carried ...

BREAKING: Trump Orders Military Strike on Syria Following 'Savage' Chemical Attack

BREAKING: Trump Orders Military Strike on Syria...

military.com 14 Apr '18, 1am

The United States has launched "precision strikes" on Syrian military targets days after a deadly chemical attack believed...

US-led strikes in Syria show no sign of threatening Assad's hold on power

US-led strikes in Syria show no sign of threate...

straitstimes.com 15 Apr '18, 2am

Syria agreed in 2013 to give up its chemical weapons after a nerve gas attack killed hundreds of people in Douma. Damascus...

Update: US, France, Britain launch strikes on Syria: Donald Trump

Update: US, France, Britain launch strikes on S...

straitstimes.com 14 Apr '18, 1am

The head of Nato expressed his support for the Western strikes on Saturday. “I support the actions taken by the United Sta...

Here's what we know about the American, British...

sg.news.yahoo.com 14 Apr '18, 6pm

The United States, Britain and France launched strikes against Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's regime early Saturday in...

Iranian drone launched from Syria was on attack...

defensenews.com 17 Apr '18, 4pm

The same Syrian base was hit in an airstrike April 9, which Iran’s Tasnim News Agency said killed seven Iranian military p...

@MadGoatLover @WayneDupreeShow

navytimes.com 14 Apr '18, 7pm

The Barzah Research and Development Center, which McKenzie called the “heart” of the chemical weapons program for the Assa...

JUST IN: Pentagon posts webpage with Syria stri...

defense.gov 14 Apr '18, 1pm

April 13, 2018 President Donald J. Trump announced combined U.S., French and British forces launched precision strikes aga...