Syria criticized a US missile attack on a government controlled air base. US officials claimed that the Syrian military had launched a chemical attack earlier this week. Rebels had welcomed the US attack.
Almost 60 US Tomahawk missiles were fired from US warships deployed to the Mediterranean at the Shayrat airfield southeast of Homs.
Homs Governor Talal Barazi said, “This attack will not prevent us from continuing fighting terrorism. We are not surprised to see America and Israel supporting this terrorism.”
Syrian state TV said that US military strikes are an act of ‘aggression’. It is said that these strike has caused deaths.