( CNN) President Donald Trump devoted one of the best speeches he has ever delivered where reference is announced late Thursday that he had ordered US cruise missile attacks in Syria — and that they were directed at the base that sent off the airstrikes on Tuesday that killed dozens with nerve gas, including many women and children.

From his estate in Palm Beach, Trump, visibly moved, described the “beautiful babies” whose lives has been choked out by the gas attacks. In acting against the Syrians over the use of chemical weapons, Trump choice a course that his predecessor, Barack Obama, avoided, even after depicting a “red line” on the issue.

The move was the highest profile utilize of American military force since Trump took office and it creates several urgent questions for the administration 😀 TAG 3 TT