U.S. President Donald trump believes that Moscow is involved in chemical attack in Syria. This was stated by press Secretary White house Sarah Sanders in a briefing for journalists, which was broadcast CNN.
“trump believes that Syria and Russia are responsible for this attack,” she told reporters at a briefing, explaining that “Moscow could not guarantee the destruction of Syria’s chemical weapons stockpiles”. She added that, U.S. intelligence reported to the President some evidence of the use in Syria of chemical weapons.
however, Sanders noted that trump had not yet made a final decision on action in Syria and continues to consider “several options, in addition to missile attack.”
Previously, trump has promised to evening on 11 April to announce the punishment of Damascus, and with it is not excluded that Moscow and Tehran to support Assad. However, the period in which the American leader promised to take the decision to strike on Syria expired.
the Evening of April 6, Syrian troops launched an operation to release of militants Duma — the last uncontrolled forces of President Bashar al-Assad village in Eastern ghouta. Later, there were reports that the Duma dropped a chlorine bomb, also spread information about the use of nerve gas.