Lavrov failed to mention that the original layout for the "de-escalation zone" at Israel's doorstep had been designed by Russia, Turkey, and Iran, and authorized an Iranian military presence some three miles away from Israel's Golan Heights border.
“We are facing a new reality where Iran is attacking Israel directly and trying to harm Israel’s sovereignty and territories.”
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The IDF carried out one of its biggest air operations in the last few decades.
The IDF has deployed fully defensive measures on the Golan Height.
After the crash, a second UAV of the Israel Air Force destroyed the crashed aircraft on the ground.
Soleimani and Nasrallah are considered architects of the "axis of resistance" in Syria, alongside the Assad regime.
The man was sent by Hezbollah, who were apparently impressed by his successful infiltration last year.
Lebanon and Hezbollah don't want to be blocked by an Israeli security wall, and claim land south of the Blue Line is Lebanese territory.
Noting that the 12 years that passed since the second Lebanon war have been relatively stable, Manelis suggested this was the result of the lasting memory of the punishment inflicted on Lebanon for Hezbollah's attacking Israel.
"We can't ignore the fact that Hezbollah, the Shiite militias and Iran perceive themselves on the winning side in Syria, together with Bashar Assad, and share his desire to return to the Golan Heights."
They always come up real close to the fence – collecting intelligence about the IDF activities and logistics, to be used in the next—inevitable—confrontation.
“We only sent Kornet missiles to the Gaza Strip while in Syria we're fighting with our weapons.”
The new campaign will "meet the appeal of Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah, Secretary General of Hezbollah."
He called Bennett's idea of severing all contacts with the PA and canceling all agreements reached with it an "election slogan."
"We have a common goal – to prevent Iran from becoming a regional North Korea. It is an effort by the State of Israel, by the moderate Sunni states in the Middle East, and by the entire world."
"Mahmoud Abbas will be 92 a decade from now. Israel will not intervene in his replacement, but we will certainly expect changes."
Assad had a special message for his neighbor to the north Erdogan, who, he said, "is playing the role of political beggar after his support for terrorists was exposed."
Prime Minister Hariri, who is a power sharing partner with Hezbollah under Lebanese law, remained silent (not to mention embarrassed), but Nasrallah didn't hold back.
Hezbollah is going broke, which pushes it to run intense fundraising campaigns among its wealthy Shiite supporters – and to restrict its media campaign to messages hastily scrawled on cardboard.
The Al-Mayaden website reported that "the Israeli attack resulted in two martyrs and three wounded troops of the Golan regiments," and on Sunday Israeli shells also landed on the Syrian side of the Golan.
'The message is that the establishment of Iranian arms factories will be intolerable for Israel,' the diplomat said.
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The inherent philosophy of the Iron Dome anti-missile system matches Ya'alon's inherent philosophy of risking life and treasure not to defeat and eliminate, but to catch and release the enemy.
In Lebanon they're apparently afraid of strong Israeli women.
Many travelers take these items with them as carry-ons due to fears they may be stolen at some point in the baggage handling process.
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