“The decision by the president on Syria in no way changes anything that this administration is working on alongside Israel,” Pompeo said.
“I told Bibi, you know we give Israel 4.5 billion dollars a year. And they are doing very well at defending themselves,” the president said.
The strikes hit Iranian arms storage facilities and arms depots, used to ship the weapons to Hezbollah in Lebanon.
Some media outlets reported that several Hezbollah leaders were hit in the airstrike.
“Because you have the right to a Secretary of Defense whose views are better aligned with yours … it is right for me to step down from my position.”
Trump made a major policy decision that will primarily benefit Iran, Turkey, Russia and perhaps Islamic State — and the worries don’t end there.
Netanyahu: “We will continue to take very strong action against Iran’s attempts to entrench itself in Syria.”
“We have defeated ISIS in Syria, my only reason for being there during the Trump Presidency,” Trump tweeted.
“If this resolution ever made sense, it surely does not today. The resolution is plainly biased against Israel,” Nikki Haley said.
“If Syria does not ensure the total withdrawal of Iranian troops it will not receive one single dollar for reconstruction,” Pompeo said.