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"Mission Accomplished"- Unraveling the US led air strike in Syria with Paul Buchanan

"Mission Accomplished"- Unraveling the US led air strike in Syria with Paul Buchanan

"Mission Accomplished"- Unraveling the US led air strike in Syria with Paul Buchanan "Mission Accomplished"- Unraveling the US led air strike in Syria with Paul Buchanan, 8.76 MB
Monday, April 16, 2018

Over the weekend the US, Uk and France launched an air strike in Syria in response to a suspected chemical weapons attack in the town of Douma. 

The attack targeted three facilities that researched, stored and produced chemical weapons. There were no reported casulties but the attack is said to have set the chemical weapons programme back years. 

Trump declared it a sucess tweeting "Mission Acomplished" while Theresa May claimed there was "no practical alternative."

Lucy Austin spoke with indeligence and defence analyst Paul Buchanan about the recent event and its consequences.