When the skies above Damascus lit up in the early morning hours of Saturday, shock swept through the capital. Hearing explosions and watching Syrian military surface-to-air missiles streak through the skies, many in Syria suspected a large-scale US-led intervention was underway.
Moscow condemns US, UK and French strikes against targets in Syria over its alleged use of chemical weapons
Russia has condemned US, UK and French strikes against targets in Syria over the alleged use of chemical weapons, as the Western allies argued they were essential to deter the future use of illegal munitions.
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Syrian media has released video that reportedly shows an airstrike in Syria. The US, France and the UK ordered strikes on the Syrian regime in response to a suspected chemical weapons attack.
After nearly a week of tension that sometimes verged on the surreal, the US and its allies finally carried out strikes against regime targets in Syria on Friday night. The strikes, more limited than once seemed likely, were designed to deter the Assad regime's use of chemical weapons once and for all.
Video appears to show weapons in the skies over Damascus after the US, France and the UK say they've launched military strikes against Syria and its chemical weapons program.
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CNN's Nick Paton Walsh reports from Northern Syria as the nation awakens after the US announced, along with France and the UK, strikes against targets at three sites in Syria after a week of threats of retaliation for an alleged chemical weapons attack on civilians in Douma.
The US-led military strikes in Syria raise a number of questions:
CNN has obtained video that reportedly shows an airstrike in Syria. Earlier President Donald Trump announced he ordered strikes on the Syrian regime in response to a suspected chemical weapons attack.