Contains distressing content.
11 Apr 2018

Trump on Syria: missiles ‘will be coming’

International Editor

Get ready, Russia, the missiles are coming, President Trump has warned, as he pledged to launch an attack over the suspected chemical weapons attack in Syria, describing President Assad as a “gas-killing animal who kills his people and enjoys it”. Moscow has already upped the ante, declaring it will send troops to the Syrian town of Douma to ensure its security, although the Kremlin said it refused to engage in “Twitter diplomacy”. There are some distressing images in this report.