Following report in Syria newspaper ||
Palestinian source tells Haaretz: Assad's green light to strike Israel merely symbolic
In interview with Haaretz, PFLP-GC source casts doubt on report in Alawite Syrian newspaper alleging that the Assad regime encouraged response attacks against Israel; source says escalation unexpected to ensue, as both sides likely to exercise restraint.
A senior member of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine-General Command told Haaretz on Tuesday that the green light given by Syrian President Bashar Assad's regime to respond to alleged Israeli...
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