Secretary of Defense James Mattis said that the Bashar al-Assad regime in Syria took Trump’s warning about launching another chemical attack very seriously.
This is his statement about Afghanistan:
These are his thoughts on how Trump saved us in the middle-east:
“They didn’t [launch a chemical attack]. It appears they took the warning seriously,” Mattis said to reporters on board aircraft destined for Belgium.
According to Mattis, Trump’s warning against al-Assad has stopped them from using chemical weapons on their own people.