Iran has been Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's most supportive ally against insurgents throughout the conflict.
"We waited for it to cross into our territory", he said, stressing that it was important for Israel "to get our hands on the drone".
Among the sites struck in a coordinated operation by U.S., French and British forces shortly before dawn prayers was a scientific research center on the outskirts of the Syrian capital, a chemical weapons storage facility near Homs and a nearby command post, the Pentagon said.
He said: "the United States and our allies have the will and capability to continue imposing those costs, and that Iran and Russian Federation will ultimately be unsuccessful in protecting Assad from our punitive response".
The same report claimed that Moscow recently supplied Syria with advanced Pantsir-S1 air defense systems to bolster President Bashar Assad's defense capabilities.
Defense Secretary Jim Mattis says military strikes in Syria are "directed at the Syrian regime" and they have "gone to great lengths to avoid civilians and foreign casualties". For them, Syria is less important than US President Donald Trump's decision on the Iranian nuclear deal, due in less than a month, on May 12.
Johnson said: "The world is united in its disgust for any use of chemical weapons, but especially against civilians".
Israel has not confirmed or denied carrying out the strike on the Syrian base, but Israel's military said the drone it downed in February was sighted taking off from that base.
Asked who were the "chief financial beneficiaries" of the sanctions evasion scheme, prosecutors said, "First and foremost, the scheme benefited the Iranian government entities whose access to oil revenue and to the United States financial system was restricted under the sanctions laws".
The army statement was released soon after the leader of Lebanon's militant Hezbollah group said the airstrike that killed seven Iranians was a "historic mistake".
Earlier Friday, Nasrallah's deputy said a broader war was unlikely in the region despite Trump's threats to launch retaliatory strikes.
Trump's United Nations ambassador, Nikki Haley, said the president had not yet made a final decision, two days after he tweeted that Russian Federation should "get ready" because a missile attack "will be coming" at Moscow's chief Middle East ally.
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Ajax also won three in a row between 1971 and 1973, while Madrid hold the all-time record having won the first five finals. Heynckes also coached Madrid to the title in 1998 - another trophy-winning farewell before he was sacked .
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Pentagon chief Jim Mattis says there are no reports of US losses in what he describes as a heavy but carefully limited assault. Syrians wave Russian and Syrian flags during a protest against USA -led air strikes in Damascus, Syria on Saturday morning.
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The threats of USA military action against Syria "should make us seriously anxious , all of us", Mr Nebenzia said. He said the resolution was trying to recreate the old expert body, whose extension Moscow blocked in November.
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In February, one faction kidnapped more than 100 schoolgirls from the town of Dapchi, previously untouched by the war. According to the monarch, Boko Haram's killing spree is an indication that the government has failed in taming it.
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England won the gold with a season-best of 38.13 seconds while South Africa won silver with a national record of 38.24 seconds. "The 200m is behind me now", he said.
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At the same time, Stoltenberg expressed his conviction that those responsible for chemical attacks must be held to account. Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said the strikes were about making sure chemical weapons can not be used with impunity.
Grand Canyon National Park raises entrance fee
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Even as officials in other countries expressed skepticism Friday, they said they would like to hear what Washington has to offer. Joseph Dunford said the attacks targeted mainly three targets in western Syria. "You'd need a whole renegotiation".
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