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Syrian Government Forces On Alert Amid Talk Of U.S. Response To Alleged Chemical Attack

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Syrian government forces and their allies were on alert and taking precautionary measures Tuesday at military bases and posts in government-held areas across the country, amid fears of a U.S. strike in the aftermath of an apparent chemical weapons attack.

Here & Now's Lisa Mullins talks with the BBC's Martin Patience (@martinpatience) about the latest on the attack.

This BBC interview can be heard in the Here & Now podcast or with the WBUR app.

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