US Warns of New Syrian Attack if Chemical Weapons Used Again
Monday, 16 April 2018 10:06 WIB | GLOBAL |GOLDAmerikaSuriah

Nikki Haley, the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, warned Syrian President Bashar al-Assad on Sunday that the U.S. would launch new missile strikes against his regime if he carries out another chemical weapons attack.

Haley told Fox News, She said that it is "entirely up to Assad" whether the missile attack on Syria was a one-time response to the suspected chemical attack by Syrian forces a week ago that killed more than 40 people or part of a continuing allied military effort.

In a separate interview, Haley told CBS News that new sanctions against Russia, which has forces in Syria supporting the Assad regime, would be announced Monday that would "go directly to any sort of companies that were dealing with equipment related to Assad and chemical weapons use."

Haley, in her Fox News interview, also defended its use as a military term, rather than as a broader political statement. After the middle-of-the-night attack on Syria, some U.S. television commentators poked fun at Trump's use of the "Mission accomplished" term, first used in 2003 by former President George W. Bush, who claimed prematurely and wrongly that the U.S. had successfully completed its military attack on Iraq.

With Russian involvement in Syria and Moscow condemning Saturday's allied missile strike, Haley acknowledged that U.S.-Russian relations are at a low point.

Source : VOA

RELATED NEWS

Russian Ambassador in Caracas Rejects Monroe Doctrine Revival
Friday, 19 April 2019 19:37 WIB

Ketika ketergantungan Venezuela pada Rusia tumbuh di tengah-tengah krisis yang sedang berlangsung di negara itu, orang penting Vladimir Putin di Caracas mendorong kembali pada kebangkitan A.S. sebuah doktrin yang digunakan secara turun-temurun untuk membenarkan intervensi militer di wilayah tersebut...

Pakistan Refrains From Condemning Afghan Taliban's Offensive
Friday, 19 April 2019 11:03 WIB

Pakistan hari Kamis (18/4) memperingatkan bahwa peningkatan konflik bisa menggagalkan usaha perdamaian pimpinan Amerika di Afghanistan, tapi tidak mengutuk permulaan serangan musim semi yang dilancarkan Taliban di Afghanistan. Taliban mengumumkan musim serangan baru Jumat lalu di tengah harapan aka...

North Korea: Pompeo Not Welcome at Nuclear Negotiations
Friday, 19 April 2019 03:19 WIB

Korea Utara meminta agar Menteri Luar Negeri Amerika Mike Pompeo tidak lagi ambil bagian dalam pembicaraan lebih jauh apapun yang melibatkan program senjata nuklir negara itu. Kwon Jong Gun, pejabat senior di Kementerian Luar Negeri Korea Utara, mengatakan, Pyongyang menghendaki seseorang yang œl...

Strong Earthquake hits East Taiwan
Thursday, 18 April 2019 20:59 WIB

Gempa berkekuatan 6,1 pada skala Richter menghantam pantai timur Taiwan Kamis sore (18/4), menurut Biro Cuaca Pusat negara itu. Rekaman televisi menunjukkan terjadinya tanah longsor setidaknya di satu wilayah, tetapi sejauh ini belum ada laporan langsung mengenai kerusakan besar atau korban cedera a...

North Korea Tests New 'Tactical Guided Weapon'
Thursday, 18 April 2019 12:55 WIB

Korea Utara telah menguji coba sebuah misil taktis baru dalam unjuk kemampuan terbaru militer Pyongyang, demikian laporan media pemerintah, Kamis. Kim Jong Un mengawasi dan memandu uji coba pada hari Rabu dan menyebutnya operasi "sangat penting," kata kantor berita resmi KCNA. Laporan KCNA itu tid...

ANOTHER NEWS
Dollar steady near 2-week high in quiet Good Friday trading
Friday, 19 April 2019 20:40 WIB The U.S. dollar is holding near a two-week high on Friday, on what should be a quiet session for currencies with most other major U.S. and global exchanges closed for the observance of Good Friday. The ICE Dollar Index, a measure of the...

DISCLAIMER

Seluruh materi atau konten yang tersaji di dalam website ini hanya bersifat informatif saja, dan tidak dimaksudkan sebagai pegangan serta keputusan dalam investasi atau jenis transaksi lainnya. Kami tidak bertanggung jawab atas segala akibat yang timbul dari penyajian konten tersebut. Semua pihak yang mengunjungi website ini harus membaca Terms of Service (Syarat dan Ketentuan Layanan) terlebih dahulu dan dihimbau untuk melakukan analisis secara independen serta memperoleh saran dari para ahli dibidangnya.