14 Apr '18, 1pm

Navy Vessels, B-1s Obliterate 3 Syrian Targets in Strike

Navy Vessels, B-1s Obliterate 3 Syrian Targets in Strike

It was all over in two minutes. U.S., French and British forces hit three suspected Syrian chemical weapons facilities with a total of 105 weapons that all struck their targets within two minutes at about 4 a.m. local time, Pentagon officials said Saturday. "Could not have had a better result -- Mission Accomplished!" President Donald Trump said in a Tweet early Saturday. The attack involved ships, aircraft and one submarine operating from the Eastern Mediterranean, the Red Sea, and the Northern Arabian Sea against three targets -- one on the outskirts of Damascus and two others 90 miles to the north. A total of 76 missiles -- 59 Tomahawk Land Attack Missiles (TLAMS) and 19 Joint Air to Surface Stand-Off Missiles-Extended Range (JASSM-ER) were fired at the sprawling Barzah Research and Development Center near Damascus, Marine Lt. Gen. Kenneth McKenzie, the Joint Staff Dire...

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