Analysis How Israel Is Preparing to Face the 'New' Syrian Threat

While the IDF no longer expects a war with Assad's forces due to its weakened offensive capacities, the chief of staff wants to create a new division in the Golan Heights to deter terrorist attacks.

It was Syria that showed Egypt the way. Long before Gen. Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi toppled former President Mohammed Morsi, long before Field Marshal Mohammed Hussein Tantawi got rid of former President Hosni Mubarak, just before then-Col. Gamal Abdel Nasser and then-Maj....