White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders says Vice President Mike Pence chaired the meeting Wednesday afternoon.
A Swedish draft resolution, circulated to council members Thursday and obtained by AP, would also express the council's determination to establish "a new impartial, independent and professional" investigative body to determine responsibility for the use of chemical weapons in Syria.
"An attack on North Korea means war with China; an attack on Syria exceeding a certain level could mean war with Russian Federation", she said.
"Russia has warned USA representatives, publicly as well as through proper channels, over the grave consequences that could arise if these strikes happen and whether deliberately or otherwise Russian citizens are hurt", Russia's envoy to the European Union Vladimir Chizhov said.
The Kremlin spokesman has commented on President Donald Trump's tweet warning of an imminent missile strike on Syria by saying that Moscow doesn't engage in Twitter diplomacy. 'We are studying that situation extremely closely.
"Great idea!" Maria Zakharova, spokeswoman for the Russian Foreign Ministry, wrote on Facebook, commenting on Trump's suggestion. Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova posted that "missiles must fly towards terrorists, not a legitimate government that has been fighting worldwide terrorism in its territory for several years".
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Now, it has come to your doorstep, allowing you to download any sort of content you have shared or posted on the platform. The company acquired Instagram in the year 2013 for $715 million and since then he worked for its growth and development.
U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday tweeted that he would strike Syria with missiles warning Moscow not to shoot them down, amid tensions with Russian Federation.
"Russia vows to shoot down any and all missiles fired at Syria". Get ready Russian Federation, because they will be coming, nice and new and "smart!" "The danger of escalation is higher than simply Syria because our military are there".
Experts warned that Trump's move will further harm U.S. -Russia relations.
Shikhar Dhawan led SRH to an easy victory
Put in to bat, Rajasthan got off to a poor start as opener D Arcy Short (4) was departed on the last ball of the the first over. Rajasthan Royals is one of the founding member of the tournament but SRH made their debut in the tournament in 2013.
Activists, local rescuers, and rebels in Syria claim that Syrian government forces used chlorine gas on Saturday in an attack in Douma, a rebel-held area near capital Damascus.
Officials of the Trump administration have been discussing with officials of France and Britain a possible joint military response to Syria's alleged poison gas attack. A NASA report in 2016 said the US would spend $950 million to buy 12 seats for crew members in 2017 and 2018.
On Thursday, President Donald Trump sent a Twitter message stating that a U.S. missile attack on Syria in retaliation for an alleged chemical attack in the city of Duma on April 7 could come very soon or significantly later. "This kind of targeting is consistent with the former (and possibly present) neoconservative objective, once criticized by Trump, of unseating or destroying the Assad regime", she said. Syria denies the accusation.
Baby born FOUR YEARS after his parents died in a auto crash
The son of a Chinese couple who died more than four years ago has been born to a surrogate mother, according to Chinese media. Since surrogacy is illegal in China , they drove to Laos to find a mother with the help of an underground agency.