Netanyahu Again Confirms Syria Strike, Contrary to Position of Top Brass
Defense officials seek to restore the policy of ambiguity regarding Israeli strikes, but Netanyahu has all but ended it
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu confirmed on Tuesday evening that Israel struck Hezbollah targets in Syria the previous day. The confirmation runs contrary to the position of the Israeli defense establishment, as senior defense officials refrained from addressing the incident on the Syrian Golan Heights.
“We operate every day, including yesterday, against Iran and its attempts to entrench itself in the region,” Netanyahu said as he set out to attend an international conference on the Middle East in Warsaw. read more…