Don't you be dreamin'. If IAF do not have ECM against SA-18 already, they'll have them within a few months from the time Syrians will deploy the system. It'll be 1982 all over again. And if IAF will need to fly over Asad's junior palace again they'll do it at their leasure.
U.S. to deliver 8 advanced F-16s to Egypt on July 30-31, U.S. embassy in Cairo says (Reuters)
from the article: Sharon: Russian missiles being sold to Syria do threaten Israel