Honking auto horns and waving Syrian flags, the crowd shouted slogans in support of Assad, celebrating what they saw as a triumph in resistance to the US-led airstrikes.
Earlier, Syrian state media broadcast what it said were images of hundreds of Syrians celebrating their government's successful interception of most of the missiles launched into Syria early Saturday by the United States, Britain and France.
She said that it is "entirely up to Assad" whether the missile attack on Syria was a one-time response to the suspectedchemical attack by Syrian forces a week ago that killedmore than 40 people or part of a continuing allied military effort.
Britain and France on Saturday joined the US-led missile strikes, which came a week after a deadly attack on the town of Douma where civilians were hit with chlorine and sarin according to the Western powers.
Photos of the missile strike launched by the USA, the United Kingdom, and France on targets in Syria on Friday night appear to show Syrian defenses firing blindly and wildly missing.
Russian Federation has military forces, including air defences, in several areas of Syria to support Mr Assad in his long war against anti-government rebels.
"The American strikes did not change anything for Syrians", Osama Shoghari, an anti-government activist from Douma, told The New York Times. It is still unclear how effective the strikes will be against Syria's regime. "We are prepared to sustain this pressure if the Syrian regime is foolish enough to test our will".
Her office said she planned to tell them the strikes were "in Britain's national interest" and were carried out to stop further suffering from chemical weapons attacks.
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Iran, which has also backed Syrian leader Bashar al-Assad since the conflict began in 2011, also warned of "regional consequences".
Although US President Donald Trump had declared: "Mission accomplished" after the strikes, US Lieutenant General Kenneth McKenzie at the Pentagon acknowledged that elements of the program remained and he could not guarantee that Syria would be unable to conduct a chemical attack in the future.
Syria and Russian Federation have also denied that any chemical attack took place, and so far there has been no independent confirmation of civilian casualties.
The United States is preparing to impose sanctions on Russian Federation for "covering up" the actions of the Assad regime. The US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley has indicated new economic sanctions will be announced Monday against Russian Federation for enabling Assad's government to continue using chemical weapons.
"Last night, the United States along with our British and French allies showed the world that the United States will not sit idly by while the Syrian regime uses chemical weapons to murder and maim its own people".
Although Israel has at times urged stronger United States involvement against Assad and his Iranian and Lebanese Hezbollah reinforcements in Syria, it voiced backing for Saturday's air strikes by Western powers.
Demonstrators gathered in major cities across Iraq on Sunday to protest USA -led airstrikes against Syria in protests called for by Muqtada Sadr, the influential Shiite cleric who led the Mehdi Army that fought US forces after the toppling of Saddam Hussein's regime in 2003.
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