I do love the way that hasbarah starts its stories in the middle so that it can misuse the english language. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Johnboy
    • 16.05.13 | 10:50 (IDT)

    The message being delivered in this article implies that Israel is just sitting around minding it's own business, and if Syria attacks it then - gosh! - that will result in Israeli "retaliation". Err, no, you seem to forget that Israel has just attacked Syria. Twice. So an attack from Syria would be the "retaliation", and any further response from Israel would be an "escalation".

    from the article: Israel publicly warns Assad: If you attack us, we will topple your regime
    First published 19:38 15.05.13 | Last updated 19:38 15.05.13
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