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US and Allies Launch Air Strikes in Syria; See Pictures

World | Reuters | April 16, 2018, 10:26 am
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 The US Navy guided-missile cruiser USS Monterey fires a Tomahawk land attack missile on April 14, 2018. (Image: Reuters)

The US Navy guided-missile cruiser USS Monterey fires a Tomahawk land attack missile on April 14, 2018. (Image: Reuters)

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 A fireman extinguishes smoke that rises from the damage of the Syrian Scientific Research Center which was attacked by U.S., British and French military strikes to punish President Bashar Assad for suspected chemical attack against civilians, in Barzeh, near Damascus, Syria. (Image: AP)

A fireman extinguishes smoke that rises from the damage of the Syrian Scientific Research Center which was attacked by U.S., British and French military strikes to punish President Bashar Assad for suspected chemical attack against civilians, in Barzeh, near Damascus, Syria. (Image: AP)

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 In this image provided by the U.S. Navy, the guided-missile cruiser USS Monterey (CG 61) fires a Tomahawk land attack missile, as part of the military response to Syria's use of chemical weapons. (Image: AP)

In this image provided by the U.S. Navy, the guided-missile cruiser USS Monterey (CG 61) fires a Tomahawk land attack missile, as part of the military response to Syria's use of chemical weapons. (Image: AP)

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 A Syrian soldier films the damage of the Syrian Scientific Research Center which was attacked by U.S., British and French military strikes to punish President Bashar Assad for suspected chemical attack against civilians, in Barzeh, near Damascus, Syria. (Image: AP)

A Syrian soldier films the damage of the Syrian Scientific Research Center which was attacked by U.S., British and French military strikes to punish President Bashar Assad for suspected chemical attack against civilians, in Barzeh, near Damascus, Syria. (Image: AP)

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 In this image released by the Department of Defense, a U.S. Air Force B-1 Bomber separates from the boom pod after receiving fuel from an Air Force KC-135 Stratotanker, en route to strike chemical weapons targets in Syria. (Image: AP)

In this image released by the Department of Defense, a U.S. Air Force B-1 Bomber separates from the boom pod after receiving fuel from an Air Force KC-135 Stratotanker, en route to strike chemical weapons targets in Syria. (Image: AP)

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 Debris surround the Syrian Scientific Research Center which was attacked by U.S., British and French military strikes to punish President Bashar Assad for suspected chemical attack against civilians, in Barzeh, near Damascus, Syria. (Image: AP)

Debris surround the Syrian Scientific Research Center which was attacked by U.S., British and French military strikes to punish President Bashar Assad for suspected chemical attack against civilians, in Barzeh, near Damascus, Syria. (Image: AP)

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 Damascus skies erupt with surface to air missile fire as the U.S. launches an attack on Syria targeting different parts of the Syrian capital Damascus, Syria. (Image: AP)

Damascus skies erupt with surface to air missile fire as the U.S. launches an attack on Syria targeting different parts of the Syrian capital Damascus, Syria. (Image: AP)

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 The damage of the Syrian Scientific Research Center which was attacked by U.S., British and French military strikes to punish President Bashar Assad for suspected chemical attack against civilians, in Barzeh, near Damascus, Syria. (Image: AP)

The damage of the Syrian Scientific Research Center which was attacked by U.S., British and French military strikes to punish President Bashar Assad for suspected chemical attack against civilians, in Barzeh, near Damascus, Syria. (Image: AP)

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 Syrians wave Iranian, Russian and Syrian flags during a protest against U.S.-led air strikes in Damascus,Syria. (Image: Reuters)

Syrians wave Iranian, Russian and Syrian flags during a protest against U.S.-led air strikes in Damascus,Syria. (Image: Reuters)

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 Damascus skies erupt with missile fire as the U.S. launches an attack on Syria targeting different parts of the capital Syria. (Image: AP)

Damascus skies erupt with missile fire as the U.S. launches an attack on Syria targeting different parts of the capital Syria. (Image: AP)

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 U.S. President Donald Trump makes a statement about Syria at the White House in Washington, U.S. (Image: Reuters)

U.S. President Donald Trump makes a statement about Syria at the White House in Washington, U.S. (Image: Reuters)

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 Missiles streak across the Damascus skyline as the U.S. launches an attack on Syria targeting different parts of the capital. (Image: AP)

Missiles streak across the Damascus skyline as the U.S. launches an attack on Syria targeting different parts of the capital. (Image: AP)

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