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Trump talks with Britain's May on Syria

IANS  |  Washington 

US spoke over phone on Tuesday with British on Syria, as the possibility of US military actions against was looming large.

Both leaders condemned Syrian for his "disregard for human life," cited the statement as saying.

Trump and May also agreed "not to allow the use of to continue," according to the statement.

Trump has been mulling response to the alleged "chemical attack" that occurred in on Saturday.

On Monday evening, Trump said that the US is "going to make a decision tonight or shortly sinces" on the incident.

"We're making decisions as to what we do with respect to the horrible attack that was made near And it will be met. And it will be met forcefully," he said.

Activists, local rescuers and rebels in Syria claimed that the forces used on Saturday in an attack in Douma, a rebel-held area near the Syrian capital

The denied the accusations, saying the rebels' claims were "premeditated pretexts," according to the country's state-run news agency



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First Published: Wed, April 11 2018. 03:22 IST