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?
Knesset passes 'Norwegian Law' allowing ministers to resign their seats, remain in cabinet (Haaretz)
from the article: Senior Arab officials tell Israel that Syria is not planning to attack