BEIRUT, LEBANON (9:20 P.M.) – The outgoing Chief-of-Staff for the Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) Gadi Eisenkot told the New York Times last week that Israel had been operating “under a certain threshold until two-and-a-half years ago”.

“We struck thousands of targets without claiming responsibility or asking for credit”, Eisenkot told the publication.

Eisenkot reportedly said that Israel’s actions are justified and that neither Damascus nor Tehran can do anything about it.

“We have complete intelligence superiority in this area. We enjoy complete aerial superiority. We have strong deterrence and we have the justification to act”, the IDF chief said.

Furthermore, the outgoing IDF chief told the newspaper that Israel currently maintains complete air superiority over Syria, adding that they can impose their will on Damascus.

Since it was announced that he would be retiring from his role as IDF chief, Eisenkot has been conducting a number of interviews about his time as a leader of the military.

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If You have have complete intelligence superiority in this area, enjoy complete aerial superiority and have strong deterrence YOU have absolutely no rational justification to attack Your neighbor.

UNSC must act on these irrational phobic madmen.

p.s. IDF allegedly also have atomic bombs. One reason more not to be afraid. They behave like in heavy fear trauma and must be treated.

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You’re not paranoid when you have real enemies. Don’t you remember how Iranian general Salami (an IRGC brass) bragged last July about his 100,000 manpowwer Islamic army ready to invade Israel? I suppose he cumulated Hamas, Hezbo and pro-Iranian Syrian+Iraqi militias. Nevertheless, such declaration asks for Israeli actions, not speaking for the way more serious delivery of illegal weapons to UNSC-banned Hezbollah’s armed branch. There is nothing irrational since UNSC ORDERED the disarmament of Hezbollah. By arming Hezb, Iran blatantly violates Res.1761 and as an UN member, Israel is absolutely entitled at enforcing this UNSC resolution by targetting the incriminated… Read more »

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@Daeshbags-Sux, all South-landers expect the Israeli have a big mouth. No matter what that Salami said, the 100.000 do not have Israel’s sophisticated arms and will be send home in bags.

Face it, Israel this year spent 20 billion $ on military – Iran only 6. Israel presumably has a bombs Iran does not.
You know better than me what that means.

Israel just as blatantly ignores UNSC res. 242 and 497. By Your reasoning anyone can enforce them without UN mandate.

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@Daeshbags-Sux,, if big words are a reason for war – Germany should have beaten la merde out of France well before she was ready for WW I. French revanchists had a big mouth already soon after 1871 when they had no allies.

But we had no US and Israel controlled mass media then… to befuddle the international public.

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Why if they can dictate Damascus did their mercenary army from al Qaeda & Co lose the war? He maybe can get away with this in a Zionist paper like the NYT but any serieus journalist would prove the opposite.