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April 19, 2018

Strikes Successful Against Syrian Chemical Weapons, DoD Officials Say

The April 14 strikes against Syria’s chemical weapons arsenal were successful in degrading the country’s chemical weapons, research and storage facilities, the Pentagon’s chief spokesperson said.

April 14, 2018

Pentagon Officials Describe Syria Strikes, Hope Assad Gets Message

U.S., British and French service members launched attacks that severely degraded the Syrian chemical arsenal and sent a message to Syrian leader Bashir Assad to stop using chemical weapons against his people.

April 13, 2018

Mattis, Dunford Detail Attacks on Syrian Chemical Arsenal

U.S., British and French forces launched attacks against the Syrian government’s chemical weapon arsenal in retaliation for the use of such weapons on civilians, Defense Secretary James N. Mattis and Marine Corps Gen. Joe Dunford, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, said.

April 13, 2018

U.S., Allies Strike Syrian Targets in Response to Regime’s Chemical Attacks

U.S., French and British forces struck targets in Syria as punishment for Syrian leader Bashar Assad using chemical weapons against his own people.

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