Pres. Trump Thanks U.K., France for U.S.- led Precision Airstrikes

OAN Newsroom
UPDATED 8:10 AM PT- Sat. April 14, 2018

President Donald Trump speaks in the Diplomatic Reception Room of the White House on Friday, April 13, 2018, in Washington, about the United States’ military response to Syria’s chemical weapon attack on April 7. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

President Trump is praising the successful air strikes executed in Syria by the United Kingdom, France, and the U.S. military.

The President said in a tweet Saturday, thank you to France and the united kingdom for their wisdom, and the power of their fine military.

He added, he could not have had a better result, to which he declared “mission accomplished.”

The President’s tweet comes after a surprise strike Friday, and condemnation of Russia and Iran, for their actions and assistance to the Assad government.

President Trump praised the military after launching missiles on targets associated with the Syrian chemical weapons program.

In another tweet, the President credited the military’s fast action to the recent boost to defense spending.

He added, there will be no competition for the U.S. saying, the military will be “the finest our country has ever had.”