The US President Donald trump said that he did not intend to “enter” in Syria, despite the fact that last week gave the order to put an airstrike on a Syrian military base. He stated this in an interview with Fox Business.
“We are not going to Syria,” said trump. “But when I see people using terrible, terrible chemical weapons, and I see these beautiful children, dead, on his father’s hands, or you see the children suffocate to death…” he said, stressing that this made him “call” the Pentagon chief James Mattis.
According to trump, former President Barack Obama had during your stay at the White house to take action. “What I did had to be done by the Obama administration long before I did,” said trump. “I think that Syria will be much better than it was,” he added.
April 4 in the alleged use of chemical weapons in the town of Khan Shaykhun Syria’s Idlib province killed dozens of people, injured about a hundred. Washington laid the responsibility for the attacks on Damascus, he denies any involvement in the incident. Moscow, in turn, urged not to make hasty conclusions about the perpetrators of the use of prohibited weapons.
On the night of 7 April, two destroyers of the US Navy in the Mediterranean sea on the orders of the tramp was released 59 Tomahawk missiles at a government military base shirt in the province of HOMS in Western Syria. According to the American authorities, it was from Damascus carried out the chemical attack in Idlib province.