US and allies launch strikes on Syria

US and allies launch strikes on Syria

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionUS prepared to „sustain” strikes until Syrian regime stops using chemical agents – TrumpPresident Donald Trump says he has approved US military strikes against Syrian chemical weapons sites, in collaboration with the UK and France. The strikes are in response to an alleged chemical attack on the…

Allies condemn chemical attack on ex-spy

Allies condemn chemical attack on ex-spy

Image copyright EPA/ Yulia Skripal/Facebook Image caption Sergei Skripal, 66, and his daughter Yulia, 33, are in a critical condition in hospital The leaders of France, Germany, the US and UK say there is „no plausible alternative explanation” to Russia having been behind the nerve agent attack in the UK. They condemned the „first offensive…