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Israel And Saudis Find Common Cause As Obama Hesitates On Syria

Reuters | Posted 11.02.2013 | World

By Jeffrey Heller and Angus McDowall JERUSALEM/RIYADH, Sept 2 (Reuters) - If President Barack Obama has disappointed S...

Israel Deploys 'Iron Dome' In Preparation For Syria Strike

AP | Posted 10.31.2013 | World

JERUSALEM — The Israeli military says it has deployed an "Iron Dome" missile defense battery in the Tel Aviv area. With the U.S. threatening to...

Activists Claim Assad's Forces Dropped Phosphorus Bombs Near Aleppo

Reuters | Posted 10.27.2013 | World

ISTANBUL, Aug 27 (Reuters) - Syria's opposition coalition said on Tuesday President Bashar al-Assad's forces had dropped phosphorus bombs and napalm...

Israeli Officials Mum On Reports Of Strike On Syria

AP | JOSEF FEDERMAN | Posted 09.13.2013 | World

JERUSALEM -- Israel's prime minister insisted Sunday that he will not allow "dangerous weapons" to reach Lebanon's Hezbollah militants, following repo...

Activists: Israeli Strike In Syria Killed 42 Soldiers

AP | JOSEF FEDERMAN and KARIN LAUB | Posted 07.06.2013 | World

BEIRUT — From Israel's perspective, its airstrikes near Damascus were more about Iran than Syria: Tehran's shipment of guided missiles destroyed...

Israel Strikes Syria In Sharp Escalation

AP | KARIN LAUB and JOSEF FEDERMAN | Posted 07.05.2013 | World

BEIRUT — Israel rushed to beef up its rocket defenses on its northern border Sunday to shield against possible retaliation after carrying out tw...

Israel Confirms Airstrike Against Syria

AP | KARIN LAUB and JOSEF FEDERMAN | Posted 07.04.2013 | World

BEIRUT — With a second airstrike against Syria in four months, Israel enforced its own red line of not allowing game-changing weapons to reach L...

Israel Launches Airstrike Into Syria, U.S. Officials Say

AP | LOLITA C. BALDOR | Posted 07.03.2013 | World

WASHINGTON -- Israel launched an airstrike into Syria, apparently targeting a suspected weapons site, U.S. officials said Friday night. The strike oc...

Report: U.S. Believes Israel Has Conducted An Airstrike Into Syria

Reuters | Posted 07.03.2013 | World

(Adds Israeli ministers' meeting, edits) WASHINGTON, May 3 (Reuters) - Israel has conducted an airstrike in Syria, apparently targetin...

Defense Minister: Syria Won't Strike Back At Israel

AP | ZEINA KARAM | Posted 02.04.2013 | World

BEIRUT -- Syria's defense minister signaled Monday that his country won't hit back at Israel over an airstrike inside Syria, claiming the Israeli raid...

Iran Official: Israel Will Regret Syria Strike

AP | ALBERT AJI | Posted 04.06.2013 | World

By ALBERT AJI -- The Associated Press DAMASCUS, Syria -- A top Iranian official visiting Damascus on Monday said Israel will regret its "latest agg...

Assad: Israel Tries To Destabilize Syria

AP | DAVID RISING AND JOSEF FEDERMAN | Posted 04.05.2013 | World

MUNICH — Israel's defense minister strongly signaled Sunday that his country was behind an airstrike in Syria last week, telling a high profile ...

UN Chief 'Gravely Concerned' By Israeli Strike

Reuters | Posted 04.02.2013 | World

(Adds detail) UNITED NATIONS, Jan 31 (Reuters) - U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon expressed "grave concern" on Thursday over reports...

Syria, Iran Threaten To Retaliate Against Israel

AP | BASSEM MROUE | Posted 04.02.2013 | World

BEIRUT — Syria threatened Thursday to retaliate for an Israeli airstrike and its ally Iran said the Jewish state will regret the attack. Syria ...

Israel Strikes Syrian Military Target

AP | BEN HUBBARD | Posted 04.01.2013 | World

BEIRUT — Israel launched a rare airstrike inside Syria, U.S. officials said Wednesday, targeting a convoy believed to contain anti-aircraft weap...

Israel Threatens Strike If Syria Transfers Chemical Weapons

AP | IAN DEITCH | Posted 03.29.2013 | World

JERUSALEM — Israel could launch a pre-emptive strike to stop Syria's chemical weapons from reaching Lebanon's Hezbollah or al-Qaida inspired gro...

Rice Opposed Israel's Attack On Syrian Site: Report

Times Online UK | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A mysterious Israeli military strike on a suspected nuclear site in Syria last month was opposed by Condoleezza Rice, the American secretary of state,...