Tehran officials have said Western powers are using last week's alleged chemical attack on a rebel-held stronghold as an excuse to undermine the Syrian government's recent successes on the battlefield.
"This is the first time as prime minister that I have had to take the decision to commit our armed forces in combat - and it is not a decision I have taken lightly", she said.
"This aggression is created to compensate for the defeat of the terrorists" in Eastern Ghouta, an area recently recaptured by Syrian government forces, Iran's foreign ministry said.
Iran's involvement in Syria in support of Assad has alarmed Israel, which has said it will counter any threat.
Now that the United States and its Western allies have retaliated for the Douma attack with missile strikes against targets in Syria, it is obvious that Iran will also pay a heavy price. Trump said Washington is prepared to "sustain" pressure on Assad until he ends what the president called a criminal pattern of killing his own people with internationally banned chemical weapons.
Hundreds of Syrians gathered at landmark squares in the Syrian capital Saturday, honking their auto horns, flashing victory signs and waving Syrian flags in scenes of defiance that followed unprecedented joint airstrikes by the United States, France and Britain.
The United States and European allies launched airstrikes on Saturday against Syrian research, storage and military targets under the pretext of a suspected chemical attack near Damascus last weekend that killed more than 40 people.
The US used Tomahawk cruise missiles in its strikes in Syria, which were fired at multiple targets in the country, a US official said.
US, UK, French attack on Syria 'a crime'
"The U.S. -led coalition's strike on Syria will make the regional situation more complicated".
The investigation claims come shortly after Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah said Israel had placed itself in direct confrontation with Iran.
He added that the USA military is not aware of any civilian deaths.
A drone that required off from Syria and penetrated Israeli airspace in February was armed forces and within an Iranian mission to carry out an attack in Israeli territory, the Israeli military said Friday.
The Israeli strike and the Russian response came only a few days after a Russian-Iranian-Turkish summit, in which the three countries discussed joint plans to end the Syrian civil war in a mutually acceptable way while cutting the USA out of any influence in the process. Trump asked in his address before ordering the airstrike on Syriam chemical weapons sites.
With the strike, U.S. President Donald Trump challenges Syria's two main allies over their association with the gas attack believed to have been conducted by the government of President Bashar al-Assad. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said there were no reports of US losses in what he described as a heavy but carefully limited assault.
Syrian television reported that Syria's air defenses, which are substantial, responded to the attack.
Global court warns Israel may be charged for Gaza deaths
Israeli troops on the other side of the fence responded with live fire, tear gas, rubber coated steel pellets and water cannons. Yaser Murtaja was shot in the abdomen near the border with Israel while covering demonstrations by Palestinian refugees.
Ministers also agreed that May should continue to work with the United States and France to come up with the right response. But rival politicians and some Conservative colleagues have called for a parliamentary vote before any British involvement.
However, after this, Shah said that the golden period of the BJP is yet to come. "I was listening to Rahul baba ( Rahul Gandhi )". Targeting Gandhi and his party, Shah said it was four generations of the Congress that need to give explanations to the country.
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Capps said it was his understanding Steven Pladl drove to the NY area "for the specific objective of making some confrontations". Steven and Katie Pladl reconnected in 2016 when she moved into his home with her mother and their two kids outside of Virginia.
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Karen Truszkowski, an attorney for the plaintiff, said Tuesday that she had no further comment about the suit. She caught a taxi back to her dorm room and contacted university Counseling Center staff about a week later.
However, Syrian air defense systems intercepted the majority of the attempted strikes, according to the Russian Defense Ministry. Parliament refused United Kingdom participation in a planned punitive raid on Syria in 2013, one of the reasons then-U.S.
Israel was already facing global scrutiny and accusations of disproportionate use of force over these recent killings. Mass protests peaking on Fridays have led to clashes in which Israeli forces have killed 31 Palestinians.
Teachers from across Kentucky gather inside the state Capitol to rally for increased funding for education on Friday. The New York Times reported that Oklahoma teachers ended a nine-day walkout on Thursday after winning $6,000 raises.
He made a huge effort because after the action from Ashley Young against United he had a problem with his knee. The pundits said it was impossible for us to drop points but in one week we lost three games.
The totally unnecessary and Gestapo-like raid on Trump's private attorney's office has put Mueller on a tee. There have been few indicators that Mueller was excited by investigating the fee, although.
IPL 2018 Match 10 KKR vs SRH
They take on Kings XI Punjab next in Mohali on April 19, while KKR will play Delhi Daredevils at home on April 16. With Kolkata on 90-4 after 13 overs, the onus was on captain Dinesh Karthik to provide an impetus to the innings.
New trailer offers more footage from 'Solo
Joonas Suotamo , left, as Chewbacca and Alden Ehrenreich as Han Solo appear in a scene from " Solo: A Star Wars Story ". One of the first things I did not notice until watching this new trailer was the nose of the Millenium Falcon.
Ex-Catalan leader must stay in Germany for now
Germany's justice minister has applauded a court's decision to free Puigdemont on bail, two weeks after his arrest in Germany. Spain would now have to prove that Puigdemont was guilty of misusing public funds, she said, adding "That won't be easy".
Backpage Gets Shut Down By The Feds, Co-Founder Charged
Backpage's adult services listings carrying adverts from sex workers , which are purportedly the focus of criminal probes. They designated Backpage , mentioning dozens of circumstances in which minors had been trafficked via the website.
Dictator Kim Jong-un goes pop as Korean tensions thaw
The song previously closed an inter-Korean art performance in September 2002 and Samjiyon's performance in Seoul in February. Members of Red Velvet , one of South Korea's top K-pop groups, sang their hits " Bad Boy " and " Red Flavor ".