U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said that there would be no military action in Syria, if the leadership of the country handed over all existing chemical weapons under the control of the international community, Deutsche Welle reports.
According to Kerry, military intervention is not enough to solve the Syrian problem. According to him, there is no military solution.
The U.S. Congress is to vote on the question of military intervention Syria on September 11. According to preliminary reports, the House of Representatives is unlikely to approve it, over the fear of another major war in the Middle East.
The strike was defensive in nature and came in response to three attacks on the US military in February