"So, I ordered the French armed forces to intervene tonight, as part of an worldwide operation in coalition with the United States of America and the United Kingdom and directed against the clandestine chemical arsenal of the Syrian regime". The attack is believed to have been ordered by the Syrian government, spearheaded by Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.
Urging the Security Council to assume its responsibilities, Guterres said a "lack of accountability" emboldens those who would use such chemical weapons by providing them with the "reassurance of impunity". In actuality, the war was far from over, and would stretch on for years.
With nationalist music blaring in the background, small groups of residents gathered on the streets in several locations in Damascus, waving the Syrian flag as well as the flags of Iran and Russian Federation, which have supported Assad in the seven-year-old civil war.
He did not say whether France is planning military action against Assad's government. Thank you to France and the United Kingdom for their wisdom and the power of their fine Military. He said at least one chemical was used - chlorine, which has legitimate industrial uses and had not previously triggered a US military response.
According to Foreign Office Spokesperson Dr Mohammad Faisal, Islamabad "condemns the use of chemical weapons anywhere by anyone".
Some analysts described the British military action as "largely symbolic" - out of the 120 missiles that were fired against three targets in Syria, only four came from the UK.
"We are prepared to sustain this pressure, if the Syrian regime is foolish enough to test our will", Haley said.
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Zidane, however, maintains his team fully deserved to go through. "I'm disgusted when people say it was a robbery". I am mad about what has been said after the game about us. "We did very well and we're in the semi-finals".
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The way the guys played tonight in front of me, we blocked I don't know how many more shots tonight than we did the other night. Regardless where the game is we're going to have to play much better (on Sunday) than we have in the first two games.
Salah is here to stay, vows Klopp
Mohamed Salah has set his sights on breaking the Premier League record for most goals in a single season, Soccerway reports. What a number we scored as a team in the season - it's insane .
Later Sunday, Haley told CBS' "Face the Nation " that the US will be imposing more economic sanctions on Russian Federation for its support of Assad and his apparent use of chemical weapons.
Trump said at an event in OH that the US will withdraw its troops from Syria very soon and let other people take care of it.
There was a mixed reaction from the Arab world to the US-led operation first mooted by Mr Trump a week ago following a suspected chemical weapons attack that left 75 people dead in the rebel-held town of Douma last weekend.
In 2013, he said, "we should stay the hell out of Syria" and "Let the Arab League take care of Syria".
Images from the satellite imagery company DigitalGlobe now appear to show at least two of these three sites - the Barzeh Research and Development Center and the Him Shinshar chemical weapons storage complex - before and after the strikes.
Meanwhile, the UK's Ambassador to the UN, Karen Pierce, said the UK's involvement in the air strikes against Syria was a "humanitarian intervention", which was legally justified.
The Russian defence ministry was quoted as saying that Syria deployed Russian-made surface-to-air missiles, including S-125, S-200, 2K12 Kub and Buk to repel the attacks. Assad is as powerful as before, if not more powerful.
"Seamus Coleman could have won it but when you get a point away from home you have to respect it in the Premier League ". That was Jordan Ayew , who is 5/1 for first goalscorer honours. "It's not the best performance but it moves us on".
He said the Centre has identified 115 most backward districts in the country to give a special focus on their development. A first training centre under Van Dhan was also started in the district. "Bijapur was labelled a backward district".
GOLDOC confirmed medical staff were posted at 500-metre intervals in the final kilometres of the course with radio communications. This is a guy in real distress and someone needs to recognise it. "Where on earth is the help?" he said.
So it's always cool to see those people and sort of catch up because people don't get it unless they were actually there and so. Ashley predicts an emotional night for Jason Aldean , with or without the Entertainer of the Year Award.
Bayern's loss is Hoffenheim's gain, however, as the young coach can continue to build his team to climb the Bundesliga table. Bayern had appointed Kovac as he is familiar with the Bavarian side, having played for them before.
He was often praised last season for his work ethic off the ball, and his ability to make incisive passes to open up defences. Manchester United legend Bryan Robson is convinced Jose Mourinho has his squad on the way to being title challengers.
Senior Mackenzie Gauden and Ramakrishnan drove in runs with a single, and then Elder double to right center to push across two. The Retrievers jumped to an early lead in the second game off an RBI groundout from senior shortstop Tori Alexander.
His daughter thanked the Salisbury hospital staff, adding: "I have left my father in their care, and he is still seriously ill". Britain has revealed more evidence of Russia's involvement in the poisoning of Sergei Skripal .
The reality star posted some photos on Wednesday from vacation in Turks and Caicos with sister Kourtney, and then deleted them. Talking to her fans, she confided, 'So my friends are anxious that we're going to run into people that they were mean to.
And, in his next at-bat, he rocketed the ball to right-center, for a three-run triple, capping a 5 run, 7th inning. WASHINGTON - DJ LeMahieu hit two home runs and drove in a career-high four runs, powering Colorado to the victory.
Roy rides Delhi home, Hyderbad beat Kolkata in IPL
However, the Afghanistan sensation feels that the matches like there are needed as they can serve as a wake-up call for the side. Average total for the teams batting first at this venue is 165 and the corresponding for the same while batting second is 166.
Trump Declares 'Mission Accomplished' In Syria Strike
Kalil and his wife are Kurdish and he says most of their relatives live in the northern city of Afrin, near the Turkish border. They're not resettled refugees; both have become USA citizens, but Kalil says many of their relatives still live in Syria.
US House Speaker Ryan Says He Won't Run for Re-Election
But the Republican who ended up being personally criticized wasn't the president, but exiting House Speaker Paul Ryan . Nancy Pelosi of California, said she hoped Ryan would work constructively on bipartisan goals before he leaves.
Rain & storms, windy for Sunday
Regardless, stay weather aware.and have a way of getting severe weather alerts Sunday night (because many of you may be sleeping). Things will begin to turn on Tuesday, with rain gradually clearing eastwards, and showers following for the rest of the day.
Russian Federation slams joint airstrikes in Syria
Trump asked, adding the two countries are "most responsible for supporting, equipping and financing the criminal Assad regime". Global stock markets have had a whipsaw week, largely fuelled by Trump's tendency to change his mind over top policy issues.
UNSC to visit Myanmar, Bangladesh, Iraq
The repatriation did not begin as planned due to the lack of safety guarantees for those willing to return. High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) said on Thursday Myanmar was not prepared.