Trump hints at U.S response to Syrian chemical attack

Donald Trump’s hinted a suspected chemical attack against civilians in eastern Syria could lead to a U.S. response. He’s blaming Russia and Iran for it, and says there’s a “big price to pay” for supporting President Assad.

The attack will be discussed by the UN Security Council today. Meanwhile, the US is denying it was behind a deadly airstrike on a military base in Syria.

Peace Studies professor Paul Rogers, says it was almost certainly carried out by Israel: