Isn't Isreal and some of its friendly neighbours getting billions of dollars worth of advanced weaapons from the US. You forgot to mention that in your article. You act as if Syria is beating a war drum because they purchased defensive weapons. What is Isreal planning to do with its offensive weapons?
MK Nachman Shai calls on Netanyahu to declare national state of emergency (Haaretz)
from the article: Senior Arab officials tell Israel that Syria is not planning to attack