S Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said the United States was prepared to sustain its pressure on Syria after a night of military strikes meant to cripple the country’s ability to use chemical weapons, as Russia accused Washington of “hooliganism” and a major breach of international law.
“The time for talk ended last night,” Haley told the UN Security Council. “We are prepared to sustain this pressure, if the Syrian regime is foolish enough to test our will.
“The United States is locked and loaded,” she said. “When our President draws a red line, our President enforces a red line.”