Ros-Lehtinen Condemns Chemical Attack in Syria, Renews Call For Comprehensive Strategy That Includes Removing Assad

Apr 4, 2017

Ros-Lehtinen Condemns Chemical Attack in Syria, Renews Call For Comprehensive Strategy That Includes Removing Assad

(Washington, DC) – U.S. Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-FL), Chairman of the Subcommittee on the Middle East and North Africa, made the following statement in response to reports of another deadly chemical weapon attack in Syria that has left dozens dead and countless more wounded. Statement by Ros-Lehtinen:

“I condemn in the strongest terms the latest brutal and horrific chemical attack carried out by the Assad regime. We cannot afford to wait any longer – there must be a comprehensive strategy in place that will bring the end to this conflict and humanitarian crisis, remove Assad from power, and destroy and defeat ISIS.”