The United States blasted a Syrian air base with a barrage of cruise missiles in fiery retaliation for this week's gruesome chemical weapons attack against civilians. Here are some images provided by the U.S. Navy.
U.S. Navy guided-missile destroyer USS Porter conducts strike operations against Syria on April 7, 2017.
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The guided-missile destroyer USS Porter launches a tomahawk land attack missile in the Mediterranean Sea.
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U.S. Navy guided-missile destroyer USS Ross fires a tomahawk land attack missile in Mediterranean Sea which U.S. Defense Department said was a part of cruise missile strike against Syria.
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U.S. Navy, the destroyer USS Porter launches a Tomahawk missile from the Mediterranean Sea.
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A still image taken from a video broadcast on Syrian state television on April 7, 2017, shows a Syrian army airbase that was hit by a U.S. strike near the city of Homs, Syria.
An aerial view taken from Russian Defense Ministry official web site shows a Syrian airbase after it was hit by US strike in Syria.
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U.S. President Donald Trump leaves after delivering a statement about missile strikes on a Syrian airfield, at his Mar-a-Lago estate in Palm Beach, Florida, U.S.
From second left: Jared Kushner, Steve Bannon. Ivanka Trump is center, next to her is Wilbur Ross, the commerce secretary. President Donald Trump spoke about the cruise missile attack on a Syrian air base, at his Mar-a-Lago resort in Palm Beach, Florida.
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Shayrat Airfield in Homs, Syria is seen in this DigitalGlobe satellite image released by the U.S. Defense Department on April 6, 2017 after announcing U.S. forces conducted a cruise missile strike against the Syrian Air Force airfield.
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