"This action risks not just further escalating the civil war in Syria but also a unsafe escalation of worldwide tensions", said the leader of the left-wing Scottish National Party, the third-biggest force in the British parliament.
When asked if Syria's Assad could remain leader as long as he refrained from further use of chemical weapons, May said: "This was about, as I have said and you have recognized, this was specifically about the use of chemical weapons".
Lawmakers backed action in Iraq in 2014, and again in Syria in 2015, strictly limiting strikes in both countries to targets of the Islamic State jihadist group.
The Prime Minister is expected to face anger in the Commons after launching military action without securing the support of Parliament. France, the USA and the United Kingdom have circulated a joint draft resolution on Syria at the UN Security Council that denounces the use of chemical weapons there and demands the establishment of an independent mechanism for investigating such incidents, AFP reported on Saturday evening.
Britain's defense ministry said "very careful scientific analysis" had been applied to maximize the destruction of stockpiled chemicals while minimizing any risk of contamination to surrounding areas.
"We are prepared to sustain this response until the Syrian regime stops its use of prohibited chemical agents", the U.S. president said in a televised address. Britain has accused Russia of being behind last month's nerve agent attack on former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter in Salisbury, southern England, a charge Moscow has rejected.
USA's Hasay pulls out of Boston Marathon
Rupp took a bronze medal at the 2016 Rio Olympics then followed his Boston debut runner-up effort with a Chicago victory. For all the impact made by Hasey in recent months, she was soundly beaten over 15 kilometres recently by Molly Huddle.
Woman accused of letting toddler smoke meth, marijuana
The Wakulla Sheriff's office didn't go into detail about the relationship between the two-year-old and Kaitlyn Ecker . The blood and hair samples were forwarded to a lab to determine the drug history of Ecker and the two-year old child.
"I have done so because I judge this action to be in Britain's national interest".
Stop the War, a pacifist coalition once chaired by Corbyn, has called a demonstration outside the British parliament on Monday to protest about the strikes.
British Prime Minister Theresa May described the strike as "limited and targeted".
He also did not rule out future military action.
Shanghai: USA, UK, France altogether carried out airstrikes in Syria today after a recent poisonous gas leak killed 75 civilians in Syria's Douma region under Syrian President Bashar regime.
He reiterated that Canada condemns the use of chemical weapons in Ghouta.
Forecast suggests maximum probability for normal rainfall and a low probability for deficient rainfall during the season. As per historical data, the long-period average (LPA) rainfall - between June and September - is 89cm.
Initial investigation says one bullet hit the main gate of the house while another bullet spot has been found on kitchen's wall. The TV channel reported that Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar has reached the residence of the Supreme Court judge.
He will be greatly missed by all of us", the tweet says. "There are many like it, but this one is mine, '" Rogin added. Ermey was a staff sergeant in the marine corps in the 1960s and early 1970s, he served in Japan and Vietnam.
If you have participated in discussions about Kingdom Hearts 3 , you must've at least viewed a couple of fan-made endings. The retailer later changed the release date to December 31, indicating that the game will arrive this year.
City's club captain, who celebrated the win live on camera , spoke to Sky Sports in the aftermath of City being crowned champions. Speaking after Saturday's 3-1 win over Tottenham, the 47-year-old gave all the credit to his players.
Anderson is coming off the best volume season of his career, during which he ran for over 1,000 yards and totaled four touchdowns. As ESPN's Bill Barnwell noted, the path the Broncos took to get to this point with Anderson was rather interesting.
Pakistan start their tour with a four-day warm-up game against Kent before playing a historic one-off Test against Ireland. The 22-year-old - who made his ODI debut last year - earned a call-up for the tour of Ireland and England next month.
Seven inmates killed in SC prison violence
They say the incident began around 7:15 pm Sunday and involved multiple inmate-on-inmate altercations in three housing units. The facility houses 1,500 inmates including some of South Carolina's most violent and longest serving offenders.
No justice in Mecca Masjid blast case: Owaisi
The state government in January 2013 had paid Rs three lakh each to 20 people and Rs 20,000 each to 50 people. Gupta, acquitted in this case, was sentenced to life in jail previous year for the Ajmer Sharif dargah blast.
Flood Warnings In Effect, May Influence Morning Commute
The National Weather Service has issued its first flood watch for the weekend in anticipation of heavy rain falling this weekend. The weather service says the bulk of the storms are expected to move through the area just before or during the morning commute.
Shire plc (NASDAQ:SHPG) Sees RSI Reach 61.37
Many traders will use a combination of moving averages with different time frames to help review stock trend direction. The lowest price the stock reached in the last trading day was $155.94 and compares with the $123.73 52-week low.
City seal title as 50/1 gamble comes in
A lot of United fans will remember the previous occasion- a freak 3-2 defeat against Blackburn in 2011/12. United now find themselves sat 16 points behind City with four games to go.
Yankees, Tigers will play doubleheader on Sunday
The under is 5-1 in New York's last six Saturday games and the over is 4-1 in their last five during game two of a series. Leonys Martin eventually tracked it down, but Hicks beat the relay to the plate easily , sliding headfirst into home.
Bartolo Colon Loses Perfect Game In Eighth Inning
We'll keep you updated as Colon attempts to make history as the oldest pitcher to throw a no-hitter (let alone a ideal game). Texas leads 1-0 on a home run by Robinson Chirinos off Astros ace Justin Verlander in the third, the only hit of the game.