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McConnell "totally supports" airstrike in Syria

04/12/2017 08:01 PM

LOUISVILLE — U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is lauding an airstrike against Syria by President Trump as a message to U.S. adversaries. Speaking to reporters on Wednesday at the Gene Snyder Federal Courthouse in Louisville, McConnell cast the strike as a reset for the United States on foreign policy. “It served a multitude of purposes. Number one, it sends a message to Assad to beware of using chemical weapons again,” McConnell said. “Important message to the Russians, who I thought... Read more 

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