On Monday, the Syrian Arab News Agency (SANA) reported that Israeli tank shells had hit a demolished hospital and an observation post in Quneitra province in southern Syria near the border with Israel and that no one was hurt in the shelling.

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu confirmed on Tuesday the Israel Defence Forces (IDF)’s strike on Syrian territory, saying that Israeli forces “operate every day, including yesterday, against Iran and its attempts to entrench itself in the region”.

“Iran is issuing threats against us. On the fortieth anniversary of their revolution, they threatened to destroy Tel Aviv and Haifa. I said that they won’t succeed and if they try, it will be the last anniversary they celebrate,” Netanyahu noted, in a nod to the 1979 Islamic Revolution.

He said that the IDF does “whatever is necessary”, as they are constantly operating according to Israel’s “assessments and needs” to prevent Iran and its allies from forming bases near Israel’s northern border or “in our area at all”.

The IDF is “operating through a lot of different means and elements against their [Tehran and its allies’] attempts to arm up on nuclear weapons and ballistic missiles and entrench themselves in Syria”, Netanyahu stressed.

Separately, he pointed to Israel’s “very good” relations with all Middle Eastern countries “except for Syria”.

Netanyahu’s remarks came a day after the Syrian Arab News Agency (SANA) reported that a demolished hospital and an observation post in Syria’s Quineitra Province close to the Golan Heights had been hit by Israeli tank fire, causing no casualties.

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Earlier this month, Secretary of the Iranian Supreme National Security Council Ali Shamkhani warned that if Israel continues to attack Syria, “specific measures will be taken to contain it and to respond decisively and symmetrically”.

Israel has been carrying out airstrikes on Syrian territory over the last few years, claiming that they are targeting Iranian as well as Hezbollah forces and warehouses to contain what Tel Aviv describes as Tehran’s increased influence in the region. Iran insists that it only sends advisers to Syria at the request of the Syrian government.

 

 

Source: Sputnik

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jmNZ

“Except for Syria” says Netanyahu.
Does he think bombing his neighbour is going to make them friends?

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He knows the provocation will not be covered by his tribe in the media but if they defend themselves it will get world wide mention as an

‘unprovoked genocide attempt against tough but peace loving Jews who need all the money weapons technology and know how the world is stupid enough to give to us for free…. anyone that does not give foe free must be a racist terorist…..etc etc’

It’s a child’s game that becomes a grown up con that only works if you control the news. It’s why they dominate gossip movies distreaction degeneracy and fake news

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Hey, it’s the lousy mullahs and their dogs barking they will raze Tel-Aviv and Haifa… Would these morons understand they’re 40-50 years late on IDF’s mil-tech and that this difference would be on par fighting the Yanks in Vietnam using WW1 gear, they’d get that Bibi is not joking! Nonetheless they will fail but Bibi will also have their a$$es for lunch… And you’re seriously blind : Bibi is a MIT graduate who made Israel a hi tech powerhouse even more advanced than the Silicon Valley! Now Yankees need Israeli Mil-tech, hi-tech and bio-tech and… so does Russia and even… Read more »

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JmNZ : ” Does he think bombing his neighbour is going to make them friends?” => Actually, maybe should you ask this to Syrian state since it started 4 wars against Israel since 1948, has shelled into Israel from Golan Heights for 19 years (from 1948 to 1967) and is funding, bancking and/or arming terrorist organisations like PFLP or Hezbollah on the purpose of attacking Israel, Israeli citizens (especially civilians) or even Non-Israeli Jews at worldwide level and for decades while having always rejected entering any form of peace talks. It’s clear that PFLP puts a bom into an El-Al… Read more »

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Joe Yousef

THERE GOES THE #1 LIAR IN THE WORLD.

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Nope : All bigots are telling and believing more lies than him!