President Trump on Syria: ‘Mission Accomplished’

The U.S. military hit three sites in Syria overnight believed to be critical sites in the Syrian government’s chemical weapons program infrastructure. According to U.S. officials all three sites were destroyed. Director of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Lt. Gen. Kenneth McKenzie Jr, during a briefing this morning from the Pentagon, said the strikes “will […]

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Syrian Dictator Assad Accused of Another Chemical Weapons Attack

Syrian dictator Bashar Assad is accused of using chemical weapons against his own people in the latest horrific development in the civil war raging in that country. The conflict started in 2011 and has claimed tens of thousands of lives. International aid groups claim forty-eight people, many of them children, were killed in the city […]

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Tillerson: Russia Ultimately Responsible for Syria’s Use of Chemical Weapons

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said yesterday that Russia is ultimately responsible for the Syrian government’s use of chemical weapons.  “Russia ultimately bears responsibility for the victims in Eastern Ghouta and countless other Syrians targeted with chemical weapons since Russia became involved in Syria,” Tillerson said. He also questioned Russia’s intentions in resolving the Syrian […]

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