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Good souls won’t be humiliated: Syrian presidency on US-led strike

Good souls won’t be humiliated: Syrian presidency on US-led strike
Syria's President Bashar al-Assad speaks during an interview with Croatian newspaper Vecernji List in Damascus, Syria, in this handout picture provided by SANA on April 6, 2017. SANA/Handout via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. EDITORIAL USE ONLY. REUTERS IS UNABLE TO INDEPENDENTLY VERIFY THIS IMAGE.

Damascus: The Syrian Presidency on Saturday underscored that “Good souls will not be humiliated” after the US, UK and France launched military strikes in Syria.

“Good souls will not be humiliated,” the Syrian Presidency, wrote in a Twitter post.

United States President Donald Trump, in an address, announced that he ordered precision strikes in Syria in retaliation for Syrian President Bashar al-Assad’s chemical attack on Syria’s rebel-held town of Douma in Eastern Ghouta on April 7.

“I ordered the United States armed forces to launch precision strikes on targets associated with the chemical weapon capabilities of Syrian dictator Bashar al-Assad,” CNN reported, Trump as saying at the White House.

(ANI)