The US military has carried out a new airstrike in Syria, targeting a weapons storage facility. The strike was authorized by President Joe Biden as a response to a series of attacks against US personnel in Iraq and Syria by Iranian-backed forces.
This is the second such strike by the US in recent weeks. US
The US strike comes amid a tense situation in the Middle East, where Israel and Hamas are engaged in a war that has killed hundreds of people and displaced thousands more. The US has expressed support for Israel’s being a partner in justifying Israel’s war crimes and genocides of Palestinians.