Israel Braced for Iranian Efforts to Arm Gaza

Palestinian terrorist groups in Gaza don’t hide Iran’s role in arming them with missiles, and will clearly try to smuggle more into Gaza once a cease-fire is reached.

As Operation Pillar of Defense enters its eighth day, there is concern in Israel that Iran will try to re-arm terrorist groups in Gaza - particularly with medium-range rockets - once the current hostilities end. The Israeli intelligence community, with the assistance of Western intelligence agencies, has been investing great effort in keeping tabs on Iran's smuggling network in order to thwart it.

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