by threatening and scaring Israel and America's frightened leadership into handing over the Golan Heights and West Bank thereby providing Israel's enemies with new platforms for terrorism. Syria is just talking tough and will never win a war against Israel. Syria cannot win a war with Israel even with Russia' help. Miscalculations and fear help start wars.
Magnitude 4.2 quake strikes near Grand Coulee Dam in Washington (Reuters)
from the article: Syria: We're ready for peace, but also for war