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Trump says airstrikes on Syria underway

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WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump says the United States has "launched precision strikes" on targets associated with Syrian chemical weapons program.
  
Trump spoke from the White House Friday night. He says a "combined operation" with France and the United Kingdom is underway.
  
Trump says that last Saturday, Syrian President Bashar Assad deployed chemical weapons in what was a "significant escalation in a pattern of chemical weapons use by that very terrible regime."

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