Here is what is know so far.
– Airfield in NW Syria attacked
– Alleged source of chemical attack attacked
– About 60 missiles fired
– No word on casualties
Trump just announced, “It is in the vital national interests if the United States to strike the Syrian regime”
President Trump- "Tonight, I ordered a targeted military strike on the airfield in Syria from where the chemical attack was launched." pic.twitter.com/D4qmenEsXg
— CBS Evening News (@CBSEveningNews) April 7, 2017
“Tonight I call on all civilized nations in seeking to end the slaughter and bloodshed in Syria”, Trump added.