may understand. Syria must understand total devastation and defeat , otherwise Israel is just setting herself up for another and another war. Wars are not meant to be fought with 'limited objectives' for countries to be ' taught a lesson'. Syria's capacity to wage war must be totally eliminated. Their present government must be eliminated. War can't be fought in half-measures. Syria is a threat that must be dealt with in a decisive manner. Deal Syria total defeat or shut up !
Merkel says refugee crisis as challenging as reunifying Germany (Reuters)
from the article: Syria: We're ready for peace, but also for war