Syria fired surface-to-air missiles in response to the attacks but Russian Federation said it did not.
China said it was "opposed to the use of force" in worldwide relations. "It is not about regime change", May said in statement made from her country residence at Chequers just minutes after U.S. President Donald Trump announced the strikes from the White House.
The Israeli military said Friday evening that following an "operational and intelligence-based investigation", its military has concluded that the "Iranian aircraft was armed with explosives and was tasked to attack Israeli territory". Tehran's strategic regional policy of supporting Assad during seven years of civil war has cost the clerical regime a fortune.
The French presidency issued a video on Twitter showing what it said were Rafale warplanes taking off as part of the intervention.
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Israeli ambassador to Poland Anna Azari said that in Israel the law was "seen as creating a possibility of punishment for Holocaust survivors' testimony".
The US, France, and UK's criminal action in attacking Syria is violation of worldwide rules and principles of humanity, Brigadier General Amir Hatami said in a phone conversation with the Syrian Defense Minister General Ali Abdullah Ayyoub.
Pentagon officials said the attacks targeted the heart of Assad's programs to develop and produce chemical weapons.
A U.S. official told Reuters the strikes were aimed at multiple targets and involved Tomahawk cruise missiles. A second witness said the Barzah district of Damascus had been hit in the strikes.
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Meanwhile, May said the missile strike, created to minimise civilian casualties, was aimed at deterring further use of chemical weapons and was not an attempt to topple the Syrian government.
Russia's ambassador to the USA warned that there would be consequences for the attacks, adding that it was not acceptable to insult Russia's president.
They "are responsible for the regional consequences of this adventurist action", it said, condemning a "clear violation of worldwide rules and laws". We warned that such actions will not be left without consequences. It was revealing that Lavrov's statement calling the missile strike a "dangerous development" did not actually call out Israel, despite Russian Federation having publicly identified Israel as the perpetrator, but instead warned the US and its military coalition partners.
Turkey welcomes US-led joint airstrikes in Syria
Ankara backs rebel forces seeking Assad's ouster while Moscow remains a major ally of the regime in Damascus. Erdogan said that " the innocent Syrian people should have been defended long ago ".
"The US - the possessor of the biggest arsenal of chemical weapons - has no moral right to blame other countries", he said.