saudi armySaudi military forces have raised the state of alert in the possibility of a strike against Syria by the coalition countries that include the United States and its allies.

According to Sabq news, the military forces in the kingdom are on Level 2 alert and are ready to deploy and engage in the event of an attack on Syria, following last week’s chemical attacks in Ghouta in Syria.

The Saudi army has also ordered all its units to send daily reports to their command centers on their status of alert after executing the order for increasing  military alert.

A week ago, about 1,300 people were killed in a chemical attack by the Syrian forces using nerve gas.  The attack was condemned by world leaders across the globe. The US and its allies are considering military action against Syria.