The Dangerous Effect of Iran's Involvement in the Syrian Conflict

10 2018 show Israeli solders taking positions in the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights near the border with Syria

10 2018 show Israeli solders taking positions in the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights near the border with Syria

Syrian State TV quoted a military official Saturday saying that Syrian air defenses hit more than one Israeli plane.

In the Israeli attack, one of its F16 jets was shot down by intense anti-aircraft missile fire.

In the early hours of Saturday morning, the Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) intercepted a an Iranian drone that crossed into Israel's airspace from Syria- the IDF videotaped the intercept and subsequent destruction of the drone to prevent Iran from claiming it was a propaganda story.

Israel's defense minister Avigdor Liberman said Tuesday that it is "not the time to bark" at Syria, but to "bite hard" in defense of its territory in light of recent hostilities on the Syrian border.

As Syria's civil war has raged, dictator Bashar Assad's close partners in Tehran - sworn enemies of Israel - have rushed in to bolster their military presence, while simultaneously sending ever more advanced weapory to Hezbollah in Lebanon.

Assad is also supported by Russian Federation and Lebanese Shiite group Hezbollah. The repeated air strikes by the Israeli military in Syria seems to be targeting convoys and storage facilities possibly involved in such a transfer of weapons. The targeting of Iranian sites in response, however, marks an escalation in the Israeli retaliation.

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"A broader war could be one miscalculation away", it wrote in a report released Thursday.

The fact that Israel and Russian Federation had an "open dialogue" on security matters was important, Liberman said. "Not because of the incident itself necessarily but because we are seeing that the parties are now taking more assertive stances".

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Israel called the drone infiltration a "severe and irregular violation of Israeli sovereignty" and warned that Iran would be held accountable for its meddling.

A flood of Israeli trash talk against Iran also followed.

Israeli soldiers block a road in the Israeli-annexed Golan Heights, on February 10, 2018. During the attack, Syrian air defense managed to shoot down an Israeli aircraft, also for the first time. Both pilots survived the incident. The Iranians and Hezbollah will most likely continue to prod and poke Israel, but not to such a degree that the Israelis do what they are capable of doing, which is to devastate every Hezbollah neighborhood in Lebanon and hit Iran's homeland with rockets; Israel knows that its high-tech corridor along its coastal plain would be devastated by Iranian rockets coming back.

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"I tried not to speak in the last few days", Lieberman said during a scheduled visit in the northern town of Kiryat Shmona, Israeli daily, Haaretz, reported. He said Israel recovered the dispatched drone, which was clearly Iranian. He also added that Tel Aviv must get ready to face the consequences of its aggression against Syria.

"Both sides understand, to a degree, that no one is going to come out on top in war".

While large areas of the country have stabilized, giving the impression of a war that is winding down, violence has exploded in other areas with renewed ferocity, killing and injuring hundreds of people in a new and unpredictable spiral of bloodshed.

The FDD is an annex of the Israeli lobby and a charter member of the War Party.

But other commentators noted that when heavily armed neighbours engage in brinksmanship, it's easy to step over the brink.

The standard operating procedure for Russian Federation in the Middle East seems to be to make deals with everyone first and ask questions later.

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"A game of chicken gone wrong, a terror attack that was too succesful, the pressure of public opinion".

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