A missile attack on a military base in Syria testifies to the fact that the President is Donald trump decides in the United States. This opinion was expressed by the President of SAR Bashar al-Assad in an interview with Agence France Press, reports TASS.
“In fact, this is the first proof that it is not the President, but that does not change,” — said Assad. He added that trump is just one of the actors in their theatre, and will not be able to become a leader, even wanting it.
According to Assad, trump is forced to act in the interests of the military-industrial complex, financial institutions and political forces. “Every President was forced to swallow my pride, if it was, and make a 180-degree turn” — he concluded.
Earlier, Assad said that the chemical attack on the city of Khan shaykhun was fabricated to give a reason to strike at government forces. He suggested that the incident was orchestrated in order to justify the American bombing.
April 4, the Syrian opposition has declared that loyal to Assad forces used chemical weapons in Idlib province. As a result, according to Reuters, 87 people were killed and over 200 injured. Damascus his involvement in the incident was rejected.
However, on the night of April 7, trump has ordered the strike with cruise missiles at the airfield shirt used by Syrian government aircraft. According to Washington, this base was the Syrian air force chemical weapons were allegedly used.