The iranians are not sure about "our" intentions. Good. And let me also add that it is not primarily Israels defense chiefs that are assigned with the task of deterring Iran. There are guys in Riyadh, London and Washington (for example) that are playing a more important part in this drama than our guys in the Kirya.
Iraq calls Turkish assault on Kurdish militants a dangerous escalation (Reuters)
from the article: Israel's defense chiefs failed in deterring Iran