Moderate Arabs Say Syria is not attacking - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Larry
    • 19.08.07 | 21:19 (IDT)

    Lets take that to the bank and cash it for some really good tanks, missiles, anti aircraft and bombers. You know why?? Because the last time Arab countries could be trusted with Israels fate they attacked and on Yom Kippur. What would the consequences be for those "Friendly" Arabs if it turned out that their information was incorrect?? Israel tells Syria they are not attacking, Syria tells Israel they are not attacking. So who is going to believe who?? Both sides are moving their chess pieces into position. The likelihood is that Syria, if they are really stupid, or some agents of Iran will provoke Israel like Hizballah did last summer. This time there will be a measured response. Tit for Tat. However if Syria escalates it at any level Israel will and should do what is does best, hit hard and fast. When all Syria's air and ground defenses are destroyed and the infrastructure takes a big hit, Syria might just come crawling to the negotiating table. But I am certain that Iran has plans

    from the article: Senior Arab officials tell Israel that Syria is not planning to attack
    First published 00:00 19.08.07 | Last updated 00:00 19.08.07
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