US, British, and French forces hit Syria with precision airstrikes and missile strikes
President Trump ordered a military attack against Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.
Till now Russia didn’t respond to Strikes. They didn’t use S-400 and S-300 against Allied Fighter jets
The coordinated airstrikes and missile strikes are launched by the US, Britain, and France against AssadExplosions were heard in the Syrian capital of Damascus. At least six loud explosions were heard in Damascus this morning and smoke was seen rising over the Syrian capital
Gen. Joseph F. Dunford Jr., chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, said the U.S. military, in conjunction with British and French forces, struck three sites — a scientific research center near Damascus, a chemical weapons storage facility near Homs and a storage facility and command post also near Homs.
These strikes are directed at the Syrian Regime,” Mr Mattis said at a televised briefing.
“Right now, this is a one-time shot and I believe it has sent a really strong message.”
It was not immediately clear how the Syrian military responded to the attack. Syrian forces fired surface-to-air missiles but that he did not have a full picture of the response.
“A combined operation with the armed forces of France and the United Kingdom is now underway – we thank them both,” Trump said.
The Russian ambassador to the United States, Anatoly Antonov, warned that “such actions will not be left without consequences.”