Like all so called "Diplomats" the writer presumes to know the type of attack Bebe is planning. Be assured, it will NOT be from the air, but it will be with a "plausible denial" portion that will be accepted by those who wish to believe and not by those who wish to accuse Israel. And the result will last far more than the "two years" he presumes. It will be followed by a message: "That was one." Think about it.
U.S. to defend Syrian rebels with airpower, including from Assad (Reuters)
from the article: The message is clear: Israel must not strike Iran