LATEST SENATOR KING
U.S. Senator Angus King (I-Maine), a member of the Senate Armed Services and Intelligence Committees, released the following statement on the U.S. strike in Syria:
“The use of chemical weapons is not only an affront to all of humanity, but it also violates longstanding prohibitions against the use of these weapons as well as the 2013 agreement by the Syrian government to eliminate its chemical weapons stockpiles and manufacturing capability. Last night’s tactical strikes appear to have been an appropriate and proportionate response to those heinous crimes committed by Assad against his own people – innocent men, women, and children.
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