- On Tuesday, at least 70 people were killed in a suspected chemical attack in Syria
- Gayle Lemmon: While horrific images of Syria are not new, what is different is that it will be up to the Trump administration to respond
- So far, the Trump team has yet to lay out a coherent set of policies on Syria, writes Lemmon
Gayle Tzemach Lemmon is a senior fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations and author of the New York Times best seller, "Ashley's War: The Untold Story of a Team of Women Soldiers on the Special Ops Battlefield." The opinions expressed in this commentary are hers.
(CNN)Pictures of little ones with barrettes in their hair, diapered bodies limp and nearly lifeless, hanging over a loved one's outstretched arms. Curly haired children tucked under gray medical blankets wearing masks to protect their faces. Toddlers working to breathe as medical personnel place nebulizers over their mouths and try to get their respiratory systems working once more.