The Strike on Syria


Axios has an excellent piece regarding the possible consequences of the strike against suspected chemical weapons facilities in Syria.

Its likely that Iran and Russia, like the United States, will want to let things cool down over the weekend which is why Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said the strike was a “one-time shot", and Trump tweeted "Mission Accomplished!” this morning. No one gains from continuing to ratchet up tensions, especially in light of President Trump's statements about America's imminent withdrawal from Syria. Its in Putin's, and thus Assad's, best interest to give Trump the space he needs to convince Mattis that its time to pull out.

#syria

5752b.jpg

Our Handmade, New Design Mixed Huipile Guatemalan Patchwork Quilt See & order them here!

Follow Us
  • Pinterest Social Icon
  • Facebook Basic Square
  • Twitter Basic Square

Images of the Week

1/15

Unique Handcrafted Red Kilim & Leather Travel or Carry-on Bag. See & Order Them Here

20200512_121019 (2).jpg

Guatemalan Backpack Shoulder Bag. See & Order them here!

Illuminate Our World   

News  Politics  Art  Photography  History, Culture & Fair Trade Shopping

Don't Forget to Bookmark us!

Illuminateourworld.org

© Illuminate

Don't Forget to Bookmark us!
LLocated In Beautiful Virginia Beach, VA

2023 by The Artifact. Proudly created with Wix.com