Trump is thinking about a military response to a chemical attack in Syria

Trump is thinking about a military response to a chemical attack in Syria

According to the source CNN the President discussed with the head of the Pentagon.


Moscow. April 6. INTERFAX.RU — U.S. President Donald trump said some members of Congress that it is considering a military response to a chemical attack in Syria, reports on Thursday television channel CNN, citing its own sources.

The source said that the President has not yet made a firm decision, but said that he had discussed possible action with the Pentagon chief a Mattis.CNN

According to the source channel, trump relied on the opinion of the head of the Pentagon.

A chemical attack in Idlib

Earlier this week, the media reported that the city of Khan shaykhun in Idlib province was applied ammunition with toxic substances in the killing, according to various estimates, about 100 people. Today in the Ministry of health of Turkey reported that the examination of victims of a chemical attack revealed the poisoning of the nerve gas sarin.

In Ankara insist that the attack was committed by Syrian government forces. The opposition also blamed the attack on Syrian government forces. In turn, the Syrian monitoring center for human rights reported that the ammunition was released from the aircraft the government of Syria or the Russian sides.

The President of the United States Donald trump blamed the chemical attack on President Bashar al-Assad and stated that this was the result of bad decisions the previous US administration.

In Damascus the charges in the attack was rejected. In the defense Ministry, in turn, said that the Syrian air force launched a strike in Khan Shaykhun in the warehouse of ammunition of terrorists where there were workshops for the manufacture of bombs, stuffed with poisonous substances.