Could World War 3 really happen? How chemical warfare and nuclear weapons could lead to the Apocalypse: Trump ordered two US Navy warships to launch 59 Tomahawk missiles which rained down on an air base near Homs.
Evidence suggests that it was from here that regime planes carrying the murderous gas bombs took off, according to the President.
The UK called the deadly riposte — which completely destroyed the base and killed personnel — an "appropriate" response to Assad's barbaric slaughter of around 100 people, including children.
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