Hamas is under pressure twice over, from both the worsening domestic situation in the Strip and the militant organization potentially losing its main threat against Israel.23:32 03.05.16 | 0 comments
At that time, believe it or not, Iran was friendly towards Israel and was its main supplier of oil. The international recognition for the inviolability of the Straits of Tiran as an international waterway was a condition for the Israeli withdrawal from the Sinai after the 1956 war. Its blockade was regarded by Israel as a casus belli. Be that as it may, the preemptive strike was ONLY against Egypt. After that, Syria, Jordan, and Iraq immediately attacked Israel. If you can read Hebrew, you can follow the events as they unfolded on the IDF Twitter updates mentioned in this article. Or just pick up any reputable book on the subject.