Syrian President Assad's allies say US attack crosses 'red lines'
"You saw this awful tragedy on innocent people, a lot of them children, and the first reaction from Russian Federation wasn't 'how frightful, ' it wasn't 'how could they do this, ' it wasn't 'how did this happen, ' it was: 'Assad didn't do it.' Why was that the reaction?"
"For his part, Tillerson on Friday said he was disappointed" by Russia's reaction "because it indicates their continued support" for the Syrian regime of President Bashar al-Assad. "If we would want to appeal rationally to Russia", McMaster said. "Why they are supporting a regime that is committing mass murder against its own people".
"I discussed these plans in detail with Secretary Tillerson".
National security advisor H.R. McMaster listens as President Trump speaks at Mar-a-Lago.
Syrian activists and state media said the overnight airstrike by the USA -led coalition on a northern village held by the Islamic State group killed at least 13 civilians, including children.
Rather, the U.S. Tomahawk missile strike was meant to be "a strong signal" to Syria not to use chemical weapons again.
Syria's army said six people were killed in the early hours of Friday morning after the USA fired almost 60 Tomahawk missiles at Shayrat Air Base, in retaliation for a suspected chemical weapons attack on a rebel-held town of Khan Sheikhoun that killed scores of civilians earlier this week.
"(Russian President) Vladimir Putin believes that complete disregard for factual information about the use by terrorists of chemical weapons drastically aggravates the situation", the statement said.
"US aggression against Shayrat (airbase) strengthens regional extremism and terror, and global lawlessness and instability, and must be condemned", Rouhani said.
Boris Johnson cancelled the visit, scheduled for 10 April, on Saturday, saying events in Syria had changed priorities.
Haley reiterated the comments of Rex Tillerson, the U.S. secretary of state, who insisted that defeating Islamic State was the priority for the White House.
"I agree with Ambassador Haley that I don't think there's any political solution to the civil war in Syria that doesn't mean that Assad moves aside, because he's tearing up the country", Kaine told host Chuck Todd on NBC's "Meet the Press".
"Regime change is something that we think is going to happen", Haley replied.
"Congress needs to work with the president to try and deal with this long-term strategy, lack of strategy, really, in Syria", he said.
Israeli-Palestinian peace efforts have been at a standstill since a US-led initiative collapsed three years ago. In the West Bank town of Ramallah, Barghouti's wife, Fadwa, joined about 1,500 marchers.
Many Democrats were still tight over Garland being passed over, as they should be, and noted that Gorsuch was super conservative. In the 1990s, he worked as a clerk for federal judges, including Supreme Court Justices Byron White and Anthony Kennedy.
First Silva's through-ball sent De Bruyne through and he squared for Sane to sweep past Forster for his ninth of the season. Shane Long came on but he was taken off just 20 minutes after, but by that point the game was gone.
The singer said previous year that her Unbreakable tour was being delayed because she and Mr Al Mana were "planning our family". Fans were excited back then when she announced, "I thought it was important that you be the first to know".
On Easter Sunday , a 9am service will be held at Tamworth city, 9.30am at Southside, 5pm at Southside and 11am at West Tamworth. Easter egg hunts are on tap for towns and organizations while special services are planned at community houses of worship.
Goals from Leicester duo Robert Huth and Jamie Vardy were canceled out by Yohan Cabaye and Christian Benteke. We've still got plenty to do this season so I don't want to think about it. "We know we need more".
Polls released late in the campaign showed a narrow lead for "yes", with a large number still declaring themselves undecided. Under the new powers, the president could pass decrees with the force of law independently of parliament.
The government is also likely to review its attempts in the past few months to encourage people to people contacts with Pakistan. A military court in Pakistan earlier this week found Jadhav guilty on two counts of espionage and sentenced him to death.
They ended it the same way, winning seven in a row to clinch the No. 4 seed in the West and home-court advantage in the playoffs. Langston Galloway finished with 14 points, six assists and four boards in the defeat, as Sacramento shot 49.4 percent (40-of-81).
That spending would spur economic growth and pose no threat to the province's triple-A credit rating, Horgan said. BC NDP Leader John Horgan made some big promises today at a news conference in Vancouver.
Tillerson, Lavrov open tense meeting in Moscow
Tomahawk missiles at a Syrian air base that the U.S. says was used to pummel civilians with nerve gas, resulting in 87 deaths. US President Donald Trump described the relationship between the two countries as at an "all-time low".
Syrian TV says dozens killed in blast near evacuation buses
BEIRUT (AP) - Syria TV says at least 22 people were killed in an explosion that hit near evacuation buses in northern Syria. The convoy that departed Al-Fu'ah and Kafriya is carrying 5,000 people, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said.