elie the examples of egypt and syria are quite different - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • harzion
    • 08.12.09 | 12:01 (IST)

    we have the sinai between us and egypt.syria lies at the gate of our population centres. in 1973 elazar and dayan begged the air force to deal with syria first,egypt far away from us could wait. (by the way the air force attack on syria screwed up its strategy of dealing with the missiles first.so syria's proximity to our population centres has an importance all of its own)

    from the article: Comment / On peace with Syria, Israeli leaders only talk the talk
    First published 00:00 08.12.09 | Last updated 11:30 08.12.09
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