Hariri speaks as he arrives at the Parliament in Beirut, Friday, April 7, 2017. (The Daily Star/Mohammad Azakir)
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Prime Minister Saad Hariri said Friday that the United States' missile strike on a Syrian air base was a justified response to attacks on civilians, as Hezbollah condemned the move.A statement from Hariri's Future Movement also viewed the U.S. strike favorably.The Syrian army said the U.S. bombardment killed six people at its air base near the city of Homs, calling it an act of "blatant aggression".The party has officially been fighting alongside the Syrian regime since 2013 and is considered to be one of its most effective fighting forces.The party added that the strike would "not have any negative effect on the resistance's alliance and its stand next to the Syrian government.
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