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NYTimes: Iran is “Embedded” in Syria, Threatening Israel

20th February 2018 - Quoted by The Israel Project

The recent infiltration of Israeli airspace by an Iranian drone and the subsequent Israeli counter-strikes draw attention to "to how deeply Iran has embedded itself in Syria,” The New York Times reported Monday.


Iran's goal in establishing itself in Syria is "to make Syria a new front between Israel, Hezbollah and Iran,” in case of a new war, according to Amir Toumaj, a researcher who studies Iran.


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