Raytheon, Lockheed Lead Defense Stocks Up After US Attacks Assad

Raytheon, Lockheed Lead Defense Stocks Up After US Attacks Assad

Raytheon, Lockheed Lead Defense Stocks Up After US Attacks Assad

Captain Davis said the USA notified Russian forces in the area ahead of the strike and that the military took precautions to "minimize risk" to Russian and Syrian troops at the airfield. President Assad's use of chemical weapons and the crimes the Syrian regime has committed against its own people can not be ignored.

A spokesman for President Vladimir Putin said that the Russian leader, a staunch ally of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, regarded the U.S. action as "aggression against a sovereign state in violation of global law".

Moscow considers the US strike on a Syrian airbase early Friday (April 7) as "aggression against a sovereign state", which will further harm US-Russia ties, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said. A USA official told Fox News that the primary target was an airbase at Shayrat, outside Homs.

Nevertheless, she was highly critical of the United States' response.

He said Canada strongly condemns the "heinous" chemical weapons attacks against civilians, including children. The move has been deemed "appropriate" and "just" by UK, Israel and Australia.The Syrian Army had on Tuesday denied using chemical weapons.

US President Donald Trump ordered the missile strike in retaliation for the suspected chemical weapons attack in the town of Khan Sheikhun in northwestern Syria's Idlib province that killed dozens and was blamed by many world leaders on Assad. He said, "No child of God should ever suffer such horror".

Vladimir Putin believes that the USA strike on a Syrian air base is an "aggression against a sovereign state in violation of global law", the Kremlin has revealed.

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"U.S. military planners took precautions to minimize risk to Russian or Syrian personnel located at the airfield", he said, hinting a Russian military presence at the Shayrat airport which was pounded by 59 Tomahawk missiles.

"One way or another, Russian cruise missiles are continuing to strike terrorists and American ones government troops who are heading the war against the terrorists", Mr Kosachev wrote on social media.

"Indiscriminate chemical weapons attacks on civilians can never be tolerated and must have consequences".

"The focus has been, in the past few months and maybe in the last two years, on the resettlement of refugees that have left Syria but we often forget that refugees are the symptom of a problem, and that problem is the abuse of human rights and mass atrocities across Syria".

Instead, Obama opted for a plan backed by Russian Federation that was supposed to eliminate Syria's stockpile of chemical weapons.

At the time, he tweeted: "Again to our very foolish leader, do not attack Syria - if you do many very bad things will happen & from that fight the United States gets nothing".

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