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U.S.-backed Israel vows action vs Iran 'entrenchment' in Syria

Feb 11, 2018 - 9:29 AM

The United States supports Israel for its strikes in Syria, blaming Iran for escalating violence in the war-wracked country

FOR ISRAEL'S INTEREST. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks during a press conference at the prime minister office in Jerusalem. File photo by Gil Cohen-Magen/AFP

Syria accuses Israel of bombing Damascus airport

Dec 08, 2014 - 2:38 PM

The Syrian army reiterates its claim that the Jewish state is helping rebels fighting to oust President Bashar al Assad

A file photo dated 27 June 2013 showing an Israeli Air Force F-15I Ra'am jet demonstrating its flight maneuvering abilities while distraction flares illuminate the sky in an air show at the Israeli Air Force at the Hatzerim Air Force base, outside Beersheva, in southern Israel. Abir Sultan/EPA

Hamas to blame for civilian dead in Gaza – Netanyahu

Jul 14, 2014 - 12:57 AM

As he defends Israel s use of air strikes to counter attacks from Gaza Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu blames Hamas for civilian deaths

WAR. Flames erupt from a building hit by an Israeli air strike on July 9, 2014 in Gaza City. Thomas Coex/AFP