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Defense Dept.: Syria air strikes 'successfully hit every target'

Defense Dept.: Syria air strikes 'successfully hit every target'

The U.S.-led air strikes that struck Syrian chemical weapons facilities were deemed a success Saturday by Defense Department officials.

Pentagon officials — backing President Trump’s positive assessment of the strikes — broke down the bombardment in a detailed briefing that illustrated the military might used in in response to a suspected poison gas attack.

The 4 a.m. assault, which was carried out by a coalition of American, British and French forces, “successfully hit every target,” according to Pentagon spokeswoman Dana White.

Warplanes, ships and submarines fired a total of 105 cruise missiles at a trio of targets, including chemical weapons facilit…
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