Mattis says Syria’s government taking U.S. threat seriously

U.S. Defense Minister James N. Mattis is seen during a press conference before the commemoration of the 70th anniversary of the Marshall Plan at the George C. Marshall Center in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany June 28, 2017. Photo by Michaela Rehle/Reuters BRUSSELS — Syria’s government has taken seriously the U.S. warning against launching another chemical weapons attack, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said Wednesday. RELATED LINKSPentagon says it detected ‘active preparations’ by Syria...

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