The Israeli military said its Iron Dome rocket defense system intercepted some of the incoming projectiles, while others caused only minimal damage.
The vice president had to dive into a packed agenda on short notice, attending the Summit of the Americas in Trump's place so the president could manage the U.S. response to Syria.
Iraqis are clearly afraid that the North Atlantic intervention will embolden Islamic State to restart its operations.
What is taking place there should serve as our wake-up call. We are one bad decision or miscalculation away from Armageddon.
After Russia warns the United States against military strikes in Syria, the president announces his intentions by tweeting, "Get ready Russia, because [missiles] will be coming, nice and new and 'smart!'"
A Russian military officer says activists’ claims of a chemical weapons attack have been checked and that no trace of chemical agents has been found in the area.
The two countries are growing closer as Russia runs into diplomatic fallout from the poisoned-spy scandal in Britain and Turkey's relations with Western allies worsen over human rights issues.
Trump's across-the-board scorn for human rights is on display as he buddies up with the world’s most notorious autocrats.