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Test indicates Syria used sarin in chemical attack

Mr Johnson also suggested that Britain could support the United States in the event of further missile strikes on Syria. On President Trump's orders earlier this month, us warships launched between 50-60 Tomahawk cruise missiles at the Syria Government airbase where the warplanes that carried out the chemical attacks were based.


World on edge as Trump bombs Syria

World on edge as Trump bombs Syria

Barazi did not offer further details, and the U.S. Defense Department referred questions about conditions at the air base to the Damascus government. Also on Sunday, U.S. "There's not any sort of option where a political solution is going to happen with Assad at the head of the regime". That city was hit early last week by chemical weapons that authorities say were fired either by Syrian or Russian warplanes, sparking an worldwide outcry and the US cruise missile retaliation three days ...


Slain St. Petersburg Journalist Had Reported Attacks before

Slain St. Petersburg Journalist Had Reported Attacks before

The latest is Russian Nikolai Andrushchenko , who died this week in St. Petersburg after a beating by unknown assailants last month. The death Wednesday of 73-year-old Nikolai Andrushchenko was reported by Russian media outlets that cited his lawyer and the editor-in-chief of the Novy Peterburg newspaper.


North Korea Threatens America With 'Super-Mighty Preemptive Strike'

North Korea Threatens America With 'Super-Mighty Preemptive Strike'

Ruling party defense experts have even proposed that Japan lift a self-imposed restraint on conducting a retaliatory strike if attacked, rather than relying exclusively on the US military. Its government has since exited the talks and restarted those operations. Otherwise it risks its alliance with South Korea and Japan. "They shouldn't try and play at this point".


MP's back June UK election

MP's back June UK election

Prime Minister Theresa May said on Wednesday an early election would strengthen her at the "most crucial point" in Britain's divorce talks with the European Union, as she prepared to ask parliament to approve a vote in just seven weeks' time .


Turkey's electoral board rejects referendum appeals - statement

Turkey's electoral board rejects referendum appeals - statement

The main opposition Republican People's Party (CHP) deputy leader Bulent Tezcan formally requested that the Supreme Election Board (YSK) cancel the result. President Recep Erdogan declared victory in the referendum within hours of polls closing. It was the third such extension since a failed coup attempt last July.