Not only does the video show the planes departing from what the Trump administration called an "almost completely destroyed" airbase but shows them carrying out air strikes on rebel-held areas in the eastern Homs countryside, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said.
All despite the U.S. Navy firing 59 Warhawk missiles at the air base near Homs city last night in response to a chemical attack the Damascus government carried out on innocent civilians including numerous children.
Just to add insult to our lack of injury only hours after the U.S. bombing, the Assad regime and its Russian ally launched three airstrikes against the very same town where Assad was accused of carrying out the chemical attack.
The attacks on Khan Sheikhoun and seven other towns appeared to be both a taunt and a warning to Trump’
The British-based Observatory, a group monitoring the Syrian war using sources on the ground, said the extent of the damage to the Shayrat air base was not entirely clear, but the Syrian warplanes had "done the impossible" in order to continue using it for sorties.
So much for Trump, whom the conservative media have taken to calling "the new sheriff in town", sending a message of strength.
Yippee ki-yay, motherfucker.