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Worthy Christian News » Israel Strikes Military Targets in Syria

JERUSALEM, ISRAEL (Worthy News)– The Israeli Air Force (IAF) struck nine army positions in Syria, including a regional command center, after a 15-year-old Israeli Arab was killed earlier on Sunday.

"The IDF targeted nine Syrian army positions in response to the earlier attack that originated in Syria killing an Israeli teenager and injuring two other Israeli civilians. The targeted sites include Syrian [regional] military headquarters and launching positions," the IDF said in a statement.

Several Syrian soldiers were reportedly killed in the airstrikes.

IDF spokesman Lt. Col. Peter Lerner said Sunday's deadly attack on a car in the Golan Heights, which killed Mohammed Karkara and injured three others, was "an unprovoked act of aggression against Israel, and a direct continuation to recent attacks that occurred in the area." — Source

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IDF strikes nine Syrian targets in response to missile attack – Jerusalem Post
The Israeli jets and artillary "Tamuz" missiles struck nine targets belonging to the Syrian military early on Monday, in response to a cross-border missile attack which killed an Israeli boy and injured two men on Sunday.

Ya'alon: Assad regime responsible for missile attack on Israel – Jerusalem Post
Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon said the Assad regime is responsible for Sunday's cross-border missile attack, which prompted the IDF to strike nine Syrian army targets early on Monday.

Israel launches strikes on targets in Syria – Ynet News
The Israel Air Force launched attacks on nine Syrian military positions in the Golan Heights late Sunday night in response to a missile attack earlier in the day that killed a 13-year-old boy on the Israeli side of the border.

Defense minister warns Assad against more attacks – Times of Israel
Defense Minister Moshe Ya’alon justified on Monday Israeli strikes on Syrian military targets in retaliation for a lethal cross-border strike the day before, asserting that Syrian President Bashar Assad was responsible for any attacks emanating from his territory.

Rebel officer: Syrian army may have hit Israeli car with heat-seeking missile – Times of Israel
A civilian Israeli vehicle directly hit on the border with Syria Sunday may have been targeted by a heat-guided missile recently introduced to the battlefield by regime troops, a rebel officer told The Times of Israel on Sunday.

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  • Rudy Haugeneder
    23 June 2014 at 12:58 pm - Reply

    Now that Syria no longer has significant chemical weapons or the ability to produce them, it is defenseless to outside powers, including Israel. They should have learned that when former Libyan president Gadaffi gave up his weapons of mass destruction and was destroyed.

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