Transcript for Possible military strike in Syria
And we as a new details this morning that plans for possible US military strike in Syria. President trump promised a forceful response after suspected chemical attack by the Syrian government on its own people. There are indications a US attack could be far broader than the one last year ABC's Molly hunter is in London with more on that forced morning mind. And it Marty that's right we're told the military options being considered range from light to heavy impact and sources say a number of different attacks. Are now being considered one of them. Includes striking the Syrian military's command and control headquarters another option would be bombing areas where it's believed aside is storing his chemical weapon. Net UN ambassador Nikki Haley is placing some of the blame. On the countries backing us not including Russia. Hayley lashed out at the UN Security Council after Russia vetoed a resolution that would have formed an independent investigation into that attack take a let's. Russia has chosen the Asad regime again. Over the unity of this council. We have said it before that Russia will stop at nothing. To shield the Asad regime. History reward will record that on this day. Russia chose protecting a monster. Over the lives of the Syrian people. Think. Now Haley is calling on other countries to act French president Manning I'm not cross that he wants a strong and joint responds. And British prime minister to reason they called the suspected attack. Reprehensible now president chuck has canceled his planned trip to South America in order to monitor the situation Diane at decision could come at any time. Accident night announcer for us in London thanks for the update Molly.
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