Just as Donald Trump started talking about leaving Syria, a horrific suspected gas attack on a rebel enclave near Damascus occurred. It was followed by a missile strike on a Syrian regime air base. Israel refuses to comment on Russian and Iranian accusations that it's to blame for the latter. Both Washington and Paris had warned Assad against new chemical attacks. Will American forces be in Syria for the long haul?
Produced by Yi SONG, Tatiana REITER and Laure FOURQUET.
Former Head of French UN Military Mission
Political Analyst & Russia Specialist
Foreign policy analyst, Russian International Affairs Council
Senior Fellow, Hudson Institute