Is Assad shifting strategy on Israel?

Is Assad shifting strategy on Israel? Russian President Vladimir Putin receives a letter of credence from Israeli ambassador to Russia Gary Koren during a ceremony at the Kremlin in Moscow, March 16. Russia has raised concern over Israeli action in Syria as the Russian Foreign Ministry …

Daily Sabah

Israeli Defence Minister Liberman threatens to destroy Syrian air defenses

Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman has warned Syria that Israel would destroy its aerial defense system if Syria fired an anti-aircraft missile at Israeli aircraft again. “The next time the Syrians use their air defense systems against our

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Syria Fired Ballistic Missile With 200 kg Explosives in Warhead

Israeli multi-layer missile defense system includes David’s Sling (Magic Wand), the Arrow and Iron Dome. The missile fired at Israeli warplanes last Friday by the Syrian Army weighed several tons and carried a warhead that contained 200 kilograms of …

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Assad to Israel: We have a right to defend our borders

Syrian Preisdent Bashar al-Assad said Monday that he expected to see Moscow play a crucial role in preventing a future conflict with Israel, days after Syria targeted Israel with a ballistic missile. Putin and Assad. RUSSIAN PRESIDENT Vladimir Putin …

Jerusalem Post Israel News

Russia summoned Israeli ambassador over airstrikes in Syria

The Russian Foreign Ministry summoned the Israeli ambassador to demand an explanation for Israel’s airstrikes near Palmyra in Syria last week, Moscow has confirmed. On Friday, Israeli planes attacked several targets in Syria. According to Israel’s

Belfast Telegraph

Israel’s multi-layer defense system nearing completion

JERUSALEM — A joint U.S.-Israeli missile interceptor will be operational soon, completing Israel’s multi-layer defense system, a senior Israeli air force official said Monday. He said David’s Sling, meant to counter medium-range missiles possessed by …

Washington Post

Israel will continue to defend its citizens, says UN envoy in response to Syria threats

Israel’s UN Ambassador Danny Danon at an anti-BDS conference held at the UN headquarters in New York on November 17, 2016. (Harel Rintzler). Israeli ambassador to the UN, Danny Danon, hit back at the Syrian envoy to the world body on Monday, …

San Diego Jewish World

Is Assad shifting strategy on Israel?

In an unexpected incident, Israel activated its Arrow missile-defense system March 17, targeting a fragment of a Syrian anti-aircraft missile. Summary⎙ Print Contrary to Israel’s typical low profile on operations in Syrian skies, Israel’s Defense

Al-Monitor

Russia summons Israeli ambassador over Syria airstrikes

Israeli aircraft carried out several strikes on Syria last week, prompting the launch of ground-to-air missiles in response, one of which was intercepted. Tags: Israel, Syria, Hizballah, Palmyra, Russia,. Russia has summoned the Israeli ambassador to

The New Arab

Israel’s multilayer defense system nears completion

JERUSALEM — A joint U.S.-Israel missile interceptor will be operational in early April, completing Israel’s multilayer defense system, a senior Israeli Air Force official said Monday. David’s Sling is meant to counter medium-range missiles possessed

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Syrian army: We downed Israeli drone

Syrian army claims it downed Israeli drone in the Kuneitra area. IDF: No information was leaked. Contact Editor. Elad Benari, 20/03/17 23:42 | updated: 00:21. Share. Send To Friend. You need to fill your name, your email and your friend’s email. Send

Arutz Sheva

Israel to declare air defence shield fully operational – officer

JERUSALEM, March 20 Israel’s multi-tier air defence missile system will be fully operational early next month with the deployment of the David’s Sling interceptor, a senior Israeli air force officer said on Monday. David’s Sling, designed to shoot down

Reuters

Russia says summoned Israel’s Ambassador over Israeli strike in Syria – agency

MOSCOW (Reuters) – The Russian Foreign Ministry summoned Israel’s Ambassador to Moscow to protest an Israeli military strike near the Syrian city of Palmyra, news agency Interfax quoted a ministry official as saying on Monday. Ambassador Gary Koren …

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The battle over the next war

Analysis: Iran and Hezbollah are trying to turn Lebanon into a second front in their fight against Israel, even as Hezbollah and the Lebanese live in fear that Israel will demolish Lebanon in its efforts to snuff out the terror group. As they try to

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Israel Strikes Syria And Sets New Red Lines

Israeli jets have reportedly bombed a number of targets in Syria including a Hezbollah weapons convoy and Syrian military sites, after a weekend of escalations between the neighboring nations. The Lebanese news service Al Mayadeen reported that the …

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