The State Department said Washington would "respond quickly and appropriately" if Assad was found to have launched a chemical weapon attack.
President Trump says he’s considering a retaliatory attack on Syria, after dictator Bashar al-Assad used chemical weapons on his own people.
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Senior officials also suggest Russia must have known about the latest gas attack ahead of time.
The senator said Rex Tillerson may have signaled that the U.S. would steer clear of conflict in the country.
Donald Trump is considering taking action in Syria, in response to the a chemical weapons attack that killed 84 civilians in the war-torn country