During a snap meeting at the white house, US President Donald Trump ordered precision strikes on Syria, just minutes ago, in response to the suspected chemical attack that took place in Syria earlier this week.
According to Business Insider; that this was a combined operation that involved the US, France, and the UK.
Just minutes after he was done with his speech a huge explosion shook the Syrian capital, Damascus and according to the CNN that the attack targeted a research facility center located on the eastern side of the capital.
During Trump’s press conference he stated that “America does not seek an indefinite presence in Syria… And we look forward to bringing all our troops home. The fate of the region lies with its own people.”
Also, a Syrian Republican Guard base was also attacked during the assault. At press time, the official number of casualties has not been declared.