The French military has issued a statement, saying that it hadn't conduct a strike on the base.
The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the dead in the air base attack included Syrian, Asian and Arab nationals, who were allied with the Syrian regime of Bashar al-Assad.
Monday's missile attack followed a suspected poison gas attack on Saturday on the last remaining foothold for the Syrian opposition in the eastern suburbs of Damascus. It also, perhaps, came as a bit of a surprise as Trump has often been criticised for his lack of the same towards his Russian counterpart for his country's alleged involvement in the meddling of the 2016 USA presidential election.
The alleged attack on Saturday killed 40 in the rebel-held town of Douma, multiple opposition and rescue groups including told The Associated Press, which was unable to independently verify the reports.
On Sunday, President Trump expressed his disgust at the gas attack, tweeting, 'Many dead, including women and children, in mindless CHEMICAL attack in Syria. "Area of atrocity is in lockdown and encircled by Syrian Army, making it completely inaccessible to outside world". He tweeted on Sunday there would be a "big price to pay" and said Russian Federation, its president, Vladimir Putin, and Iran were responsible for enabling "Animal Assad".
"Big price to pay", he added.
This came hours after US President Donald Trump took to his Twitter handle to vent out his exasperation over an alleged chemical weapon attack in Douma, criticising the Russian President Vladimir Putin and Iran for backing "Animal Assad".
The Russian Foreign Ministry warned against military action on the basis of "invented and fabricated excuses".
Russia's Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov says that Russian Federation expects Turkey to bring the strategic northern Syrian town of Afrin, previously held by Syrian Kurdish forces, under the control of the Syrian government.
The attacks have come almost a week after Trump expressed his desire to bring the USA troops back to the country.
One month ago, after reports of gas attacks against rebels, Secretary of Defense James Mattis said "it would be very unwise for them to use weaponized gas".
The Syrian state news agency SANA reported a missile attack on the country on Monday morning, while US officials are saying the military has not launched any strikes.
In Mexico Metropolis, a caravan of Central American migrants that had been heading north stopped inside the Mexican capital. In California, Brown's spokesman, Evan Westrup, said Monday that state officials are still reviewing Trump's troop request.
Police quickly evacuated the area and ambulances, firefighters and helicopters rushed to the scene to aid those who were injured. A 51-year-old woman from Lueneburg in northern Germany and a 65-year-old man from Borken municipality near Muenster were killed.
That campaign was defeated at a referendum in 1999 in which most Australians voted to maintain the status quo. Upon arrival, the couple was greeted in Brisbane by Governor-General Peter Cosgrove with a 21-gun salute.
However, their lead lasted less than five minutes as Griezmann capitalised on some poor defending to equalise it at 1-1. In the 20th minute, Atletico thought they had taken the lead when Diego Costa fired past Keylor Navas .
Any Spurs players feeling underpaid and undervalued could perhaps be angered by that pay boost for the man at the top. Klopp, though, reckoned he was satisfied with a performance that saw Liverpool largely control proceedings.
Straight after the bus incident, Nurmagomedov called out McGregor and seemed to challenge him to an unregulated fight . Star brawler Conor McGregor is a free man, following a backstage melee in an outburst that could harm his star power.
That is more or less it, the designer did not share any more spec info for the phone, as this is a concept device after all. For around Rs 2,000 more, you will be getting last year's flagship Nokia device with a flagship Snapdragon 835 processor .
The stock posting the largest daily percentage gain in the S&P 500 ahead of the close Thursday was Diamond Offshore Drilling, Inc. Another flare-up in trade tensions between the USA and China sent the stock market sharply lower for the second time this week.
The bus driving the Humboldt Broncos had 29 passengers, including the driver, when it crashed at about 5 p.m. Ruschkowski said he was close with head coach Darcy Haugan and he will be missed in the hockey community.
In the meantime, the stock was trading -15.00% prior to its 52-week high and 11.74% before its 52 week lower trend. A stock experiencing a high level of volatility has a higher ATR , and a low volatility stock has a lower ATR .
One more BJP MP joins chorus over Dalit issue
There is a sense of stimulation among the party workers in regard to the direct interaction with the Prime Minister. It was a declaration of war with a firm eye on the 2019 Lok Sabha elections.
North Korea tells USA it will discuss de-nuclearisation
Secretary of State, and the team from the Central Intelligence Agency are dealing with the preparations to the summit. In a separate report , a United States think-tank says North Korea may have started testing a new reactor.
YouTube shooter's dad speaks publicly for the first time
Mountain View police objected to that characterization and in a statement Wednesday detailed their exchange with Aghdam's family. Her mother broke down when it was brought up that the day of the interview, Thursday, would have been her 39th birthday.
Orban projected to hold majority in key Hungary vote
Pollsters think a high turnout could benefit the opposition. "The Hungarian political landscape will dramatically change today". Speaking at a recent campaign rally, Orban accused the European Union of "trying to take away our country".
US slaps sanctions on Putin's allies
The measures announced by the Treasury Department were also aimed at 17 senior Russian government officials. Campaigners against Kremlin corruption welcomed the United States move.
Future IPhones To Have Curved Screens And Touchless Controls
The technology could be useful for augmented reality, which is where Apple has put in a lot of effort in the past couple of years. Apple has already changed that notion by removing a home button altogether, but can a smartphone rely on gestures alone?
Missing CDC employee drowned
According to the Atlanta Police Department, he had recently spoken to a supervisor about why he was passed over for a promotion. The civilian group Crime Stoppers offered a reward of up to $15,000 for information pointing to any criminal activity.
Severe weather possible overnight
If you must travel, make sure to check the weather conditions, watches, warnings and advisories before venturing out the door. In response to that, the WALB First Alert Weather Team has declared a First Alert Weather Day .
Triple gold for record-breaking Aussie cyclists
That broke the mark of 3:30.65 the Aussies - including the Campbells and McKeon - clocked at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics in 2016. Canada finished second, almost four seconds behind. "I'm really grateful that I got that final spot", Jack said.
Decision On Salman's Bail Plea Reserved Till Tomorrow
Bollywood superstar Salman found guilty in 1998 blackbuck poaching case by Jodhpur court and he has been sent jail for 5 years. Since the high-profile case was listed on top of the day's schedule, the court verdict came by around 11.25 am.
Jury in Place For Bill Cosby's Retrial
The judge will allow testimony from 5 of Cosby's more than 60 accusers, five times more than in the first trial last spring. Cosby's lawyers had accused prosecutors of racial discrimination Wednesday for excluding a black woman from the panel.
A lot has changed on the 'Jersey Shore' reboot
These guys, I'm so grateful to have them in my life to get me through some of the tough times I'm going through". And during an interview at the MTV headquarters, Pauly showed off his dance moves in his Yeezys.