Pentagon presenting Syria military options to White House

US official says options include strikes to ground the Syrian air force


Afp April 06, 2017
PHOTO: REUTERS

WASHINGTON: The Pentagon is presenting a range of possible military options the United States could take in response to the suspected chemical attack in Syria, a US official said on Thursday.

Speaking on condition of anonymity, the official said options include strikes to ground the Syrian air force.

Syria chemical attack

Pentagon chief Jim Mattis is presenting the options to President Donald Trump and administration officials in response to White House requests, the official said.

The official stressed that no decisions had been taken.

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Sexton | 4 years ago | Reply @Ibne Adam: Your understanding of Syrian gas attacks is exactly opposite to what actually happened.
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