This story is so reminicent of 2002. White House officials leak lies about Saddam's WMD to the NY Times, and then cite the fact that those lies were reported in the Times as 'proof' that the lies were true. Same old lies, same old guys, and same old methods.
5 tourists rescued from Hebron after being hit by firebomb; 2 hurt (Haaretz)
from the article: Syria denies it confirmed target of IAF strike was nuclear facility