The peace with Egypt enabled us (Tzahal, the israelis) to concentrate on the "theatre" in the north. The nightmare would be unrest and provocations from all directions - from terrorgroups based in Sinai, from Hizbollah in Lebanon - and aggressive force from Syria, and terror from the West Bank and Gaza. The developments in Syria are very dangerous, and Iran is playing one part in this drama. And they also play a part in Gaza, and Israel needs to do something about it.
Yesh Atid MK Shai Piron resigns from Knesset (Haaretz)
from the article: 'Israel believes Iran and Hezbollah aiding Syria crackdown'