“Social media users across the Arab world praised Donald Trump for his missile strike on Syrian government forces on Friday, even giving him an affectionate new nickname.
Users have started referring to President Trump as Abu Ivanka – meaning father of Ivanka, as a sign of respect and endearment.
Others used the name Abu Ivanka al-Amriki – Father of Ivanka the American as they heralded him a champion of the rebellion in Syria...
Bana al-Abed, the seven-year-old from Aleppo who gained a global following on Twitter for posting about life behind the government siege barriers,” wrote: “I am a Syrian child who suffered under Bashar al Asad [sic] & [Russian President Vladimir] Putin. I welcome Donald Trump action against the killers of my people. “