Said al-Lundi، an expert in the international affairs said on Sunday that the 29th Arab summit was held amid very difficult circumstances.
In an interview to Sabah ElBalad program broadcasted on Sada ElBalad channel، al-Lundi added that Many Arab countries are exposed to some internal divisions. The Arab summit was held while Syria is subjected to a triple aggression، he noted.
Noteworthy، The US، UK and France launched strikes against targets at three sites in Syria in the early hours of Saturday morning، following a week of threats of retaliation for an alleged chemical weapons attack on civilians in the Damascus enclave of Douma، CNN reported.
The strikes were launched at 9 p.m. ET، as most of Europe and the Middle East was shrouded in darkness. Photos showed missiles streaking over the night sky in Syria، and witnesses told CNN they heard explosions in the capital Damascus as Trump was making his address.