A US missile attack has directly targeted Syrian President Bashar Assad's forces was condemned by Russia and Iran.
The Syrian opposition and its supporters expressed hope that it signaled a turning point in the devastating six-year-old civil war. However, some fear the US has entered a more complicated issue.
BBC News - Syria war: Is Trump slipping into Syria quagmire? http://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-39525268
US strike on Syria is widely hailed but angers Russia http://apne.ws/2nK2X7F
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