Pence: US morally right to respond to chemical attack
Pence: US morally right to respond to chemical attack
While in Peru, Pence briefs US lawmakers on Syrian strikes
16 April, 2018, 12:04
This was Pence's first media interaction after United States forces launched precision strikes against Assad regime targets associated with the use of chemical weapons in Syria.
He told reporters at the Summit of the Americas in Lima, Peru, yesterday that the operation "significantly eroded" and "degraded" Syrian chemical weapons capabilities and that the mission was "completely accomplished".
Lerner, who serves as a deputy for U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley, was planning to join Pence's team while continuing to work with Haley, Axios reported.
Pence said the US, Britain and France "delivered a clear and unambiguous message to the Syrian regime". Both Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto have argued against scrapping the $1.2 trillion deal.
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro was barred from attending the summit over his plans to hold a presidential election that the opposition is boycotting and that many foreign governments consider a sham.
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During his meeting with Pence, Pena Nieto urged for the relationship between Mexico and the USA to be based on "mutual respect".
'I think President Pena Nieto understands that he and President Trump have a difference of opinion on that, ' he said. Pence, meanwhile, tends to be more scripted in his exchanges and frequently glanced down at highlighted index cards as he spoke to Latin American leaders here.
Pence credited the strong leadership of President Trump and USA allies for conducting what he says was a successful strike with no reported civilian casualties.
Pence left the summit late Friday so he could confer with USA congressional leaders by telephone from his hotel suite about Trump's plans to announce the missile strikes.
Saudi Arabia slammed longtime rival Iran on Sunday following western missile strikes on Syria, an ally of Tehran, last week. There are 22 members of the Arab League but Syria's membership has been suspended since 2011 because of the civil war.
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Israel has issued several stern warnings of late about Iran's increased involvement along its border in Syria in Lebanon. The United States would not be going to war with Assad or his chief allies, Russian Federation and Iran.
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Russia's ambassador to the United States responded by saying the attack on its ally "will not be left without consequences". American military spokesmen have also been insistent that "No Syrian weapon had any effect on anything we did".
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