No additional strikes against the Assad regime were planned for the time being, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said, following Dunford's comments.
The US warned Russia ahead of the overnight strikes on Syria, US Ambassador to Russia Jon Huntsman said, adding that the military action was not "about the conflict between superpowers". It was not immediately clear if Russian-supplied interceptors were activated.
Anatoly Antonov, Russian ambassador to the U.S, issued a statement on Facebook in response to the strikes on Syria.
The coordinated strikes were in response to the Syrian regime's chemical weapons attack on civilians in Douma, which allied governments say killed at least 60 people and left hundreds more injured over the weekend. President Donald Trump also ordered strikes about the same time past year, also in response to reported chemical weapon usage. Global chemical weapons experts were travelling to Syria to investigate the gas attack by government forces.
"What kind of a nation wants to be associated with the mass murder of innocent men, women and children?"
The Reuters news agency is reporting that multiple blasts were heard in the Syrian capital Damascus and that smoke is rising from the eastern part of the city.
The Syrian government has also categorically denied the accusation.
Huge blasts were reported around Damascus early today, moments after the US, France, and Britain announced they were striking Syria's chemical weapons capabilities.
France is urging Russia to join in renewed peace efforts after Western missile strikes on Syria aimed at punishing Bashar Assad for an alleged chemical attack, while the Syrian leader was said to have appeared unfazed Sunday in a meeting with Russian politicians.
At what was his career's last Champions League , Buffon looked visibly distraught at the so close yet so far victory. It all came down to Christian Ronaldo converting a penalty in added time to book their place in the last four.
A San Antonio team built on muddying up the pace and grinding out wins had little answer for Golden State's switch-heavy system. In 48 minutes, the Warriors re-established a dominance that they spent the better part of seven months avoiding.
Electricity production grew 4.5 percent in February, as compared 7.6 percent growth in January and 1.2 percent a year ago. CPI, a key data factored in by the RBI to decide the interest rate, was 4.44 per cent in February.
The attack began at 4 a.m. (0100 GMT) with missiles hitting the eastern suburbs of Damascus , shaking the grounds from a distance. Both the Russian military and the Syrian government said they would facilitate the mission and ensure the inspectors' security.
She also thanked Viktoria Skripal for her concern but asked her cousin not to "visit me or try to contact me for the time being". The UK's own experts had previously named it as Novichok, a nerve agent developed in the old Soviet Union.
The central investigating agency arrested Shashi Singh, who is named in the CBI FIR as an accomplice of Sengar in the rape case. While in an address to media CM Yogi had said that accused MLA will be arrested and law and punishment is for everyone equally.
With this win, Mary - at 35 and a mother of three - became the first Indian female boxer to win gold at the Commonwealth Games . Botswana triumphed in a thrilling men's 4x400-metre relay, while Jamaica were the victors in the women's event.
But Sturridge could be involved against United , while midfielders Nacer Chadli and Sam Field might also return to the squad. Alongside a photo of Rodriguez celebrating and the scoreline, West Brom tweeted: "You're welcome, @ ManCity ".
The Portuguese ace has netted 15 goals in the competition this season, including at least one in every Real Madrid game. He would have left it running, turned around and let the two teams fight it out in extra time.
But Apple says the real enemy may be the media: "People who work for Apple are often targeted by press", the memo reads. The measures are part of efforts by Silicon Valley to limit the amount of information workers share in public domain.
F1: Sebastian Vettel seals pole for Chinese Grand Prix
Formula One - F1 - Chinese Grand Prix - Shanghai, China - April 15, 2018 - Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton before the race . Reflecting on Verstappen's attempted he said, "I didn't see him until very late so I left him a little bit of room".
Security Council deadlocks again on Syria chemical attacks
It was the 12th time that Russian Federation has used its veto power at the council to block action targeting its Syrian ally. Russian Federation vetoed a US -drafted resolution to create a new inquiry to ascertain blame for such attacks.
First Rohingya family returns to Myanmar after conflicts
She cited a continued lack of access to health services, concerns among the Rohingya about protection and continued displacements. The group described the announcement a "fake event", aimed at luring Rohingya refugees to return to Myanmar to live in camps.
On May, 10 Enbridge Inc. (ENB) Analysts See $0.61 EPS
After $0.48 actual EPS reported by Enbridge Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 0.00% EPS growth. Enbridge Inc. (ENB ) negotiated 1.63 million shares and maintained an average volume of 3.53 million shares.
'Coast to Coast AM' Radio Host Art Bell Dies at 72
Bell died at his Pahrump, Nev., house, Nye County Sheriff Sharon Wehrly introduced in a Fb put up to the group. The originator, and former host of Coast to Coast AM , Art Bell died on Friday (April 13, 2018) at age 72.