The action followed a week of threats of retaliation for a suspected chemical weapons attack on civilians in Douma, outside Damascus, where Syrian forces have always been battling rebels.
Russian lawmaker Vladimir Dzhabarov said on Saturday that Russia was likely to call for a meeting of the United Nations Security Council to discuss US, British and French air strikes on Syria, RIA news agency reported.
The US and its allies believe the Syrian regime was behind the attack, but Russian Federation has long insisted it was staged by rebels in an attempt to provoke further Western intervention.
Maj Gen Konashenkov said Britain was "directly involved in the provocation".
The medics said none of the patients were hurt by chemicals.
Russia's foreign ministry said Syria had been attacked just as it had a chance for peace.
Countdown to Academy of Country Music Awards Underwood revealed that her wrist is at about 90 percent and she feels "pretty darn good" in the letter . Country music will award its favorites at Sunday's 53rd annual Academy of Country Music Awards .
Jets top Wild 3-2 in playoff opener That's why you had to feel good for them this year - as they returned one of the great playoff traditions: the Winnipeg whiteout. With the Jets down 2-1 in the third period, Laine let go a wicked shot into the top corner to put Winnipeg back into the game.
Syria and its ally Russia have denied such an attack took place, and Moscow has accused Britain of helping to stage the Douma incident to stoke anti-Russian hysteria. The ministry also pointed at previous use of chemicals by the rebels in fighting with Syrian government troops.
Speaking to reporters in Moscow, Lavrov reiterated a strong warning to the West against military action in Syria.
The Russian President, who backs Syrian President Bashar Al Assad, has called for an immediate United Nations Security Council meeting to what the Kremlin has called "an attack on Syria".
He noted that the Russian and U.S. militaries have a hotline to prevent incidents, adding that it's not clear if it would be sufficient amid mounting tensions. Syria's civil war, which began as a popular uprising against Assad, is now in its eighth year.
Three sites were hit in Syria overnight - two in Damascus and one in Homs - all of which were linked to the storage, or alleged testing of chemical weapons.
"No CW traces, no victims to be found anywhere, but plenty of empty words and accusations", said Zakharova. The government's capture of Douma, the last town held by the rebels in eastern Ghouta, marked a major victory for Assad.
White House Chief of Staff John Kelly , for example, "said he was sick about my firing and that he meant to quit in protest". Comey told the outgoing president that he would brief Trump on the salacious details of the so-called Steele dossier.
Wow! Quite a few changes there! Arsenal's defeat means they remain on 54 points going into their final five games of the season. Calum Chambers could have restored Arsenal's lead before the interval, but the defender shot wide from Mustafi's knock down.
He said after the killing, the Hindu community did not allow them to bury the body of the girl in their graveyard. The issue was being politicised, she said, and claimed that their voice had been muzzled in political war.
More so, it can encourage productivity by being able to lessen boredom since you will be surrounded by people you can talk to. It Fits the Bill According to statistics, self-employment is on the rise, increasing by as much as 40% in the U.S . by 2020.
Trump has said he fired Comey because of his handling of the FBI's investigation into Clinton's email practices. Trump fired Comey last May and has publicly criticized him since then, but not to this extent.
The last convoy of buses transporting members of the Islamist group Jaish al-Islam and their relatives left Douma yesterday. Assad has managed to cling on to energy, retaking swathes of territory with the assistance of ally Russian Federation .
It is engaged in the business of developing, producing and marketing crude oil, natural gas liquids (NGLs) and natural gas. The firm has a market cap of $12,152.73, a price-to-earnings ratio of -505.00, a P/E/G ratio of 12.68 and a beta of 0.71.
Witnesses say man ignited National City brush fire
A brush fire was being fought Friday evening in the area of Youngstown Ridge Road in Ligonier, a Westmoreland dispatcher said. On April 12 at approximately 1:10 p.m., firefighters responded to Woodville Road in Brandywine for the report of brush fire.
Saudi King opens 29th Arab Summit
The communique called for more worldwide sanctions on Iran and urged it to withdraw "its militias" from Syria and Yemen. King Salman said Saudi Arabia was donating $200-million to support the Palestinians, including $50-million for the U.N.
Porzingis says he's staying out of Knicks' coaching search
Last year's drama-filled offseason created concern that Kristaps Porzingis' time in NY would end before it could even truly begin. I want to be back as soon as possible. "I think they will make the right decisions, so we have to trust them".
Paul Ryan Won't Run for Reelection
In questions after his announcement, Ryan told reporters today he's still confident with Republican chances in the 2018 elections. Ryan has left his stamp on how congressional Republicans look at Medicaid, the public health insurance program for the poor.
James Comey: In his own words
He also recalls Trump requesting that the FBI investigate salacious allegations about his actions with Russian prostitutes. Kelly has been increasingly marginalized in the White House and the president has mused to confidants about firing him.
Are Analysts Bullish about Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) after last week?
The credit-card processor reported $1.08 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.98 by $0.10. The company has a market cap of $249,469.23, a price-to-earnings ratio of 34.70, a PEG ratio of 1.59 and a beta of 0.99.
Barbara Bush in failing health, source says
Although it's not yet known was Barbara's health condition is, people are already sending her their well-wishes on social media. The former first lady has reportedly been battling chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and congestive heart failure .
The Essentials of Being an Eco-Friendly Hotel
Conserve Energy Lights, water heaters, and air conditioning units, among other things, consume the most electricity in hotels. Through these actions, the hotel can build a better name by showing its clients how it values environmental sustainability.
Money Saving Tips for Business Owners
JJBender.com is a trustworthy and reputable source of used office equipment that offers a wide variety of products. And in today’s economy, every small business owner is looking for ways to save money and reduce expenses.