Netanyahu warns Israel will respond ‘fiercely’ to any attempt of a Syrian attack

August 27, 2013 | By | Reply More

Aug 27, – JERUSALEM — Israel’s prime minister says his country would respond “with force” if Syria does anything to harm his nation. The United States is considering military action against Bashar Assad’s regime after it allegedly deployed chemical weapons against its citizens. Israeli officials are concerned that Syria might attack Israel in retaliation for any U.S. strike.

hromedia Netanyahu warns Israel will respond 'fiercely' to any attempt of a Syrian attack arab uprising1Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Tuesday if Israel is targeted “we will respond, and respond with force.” His comments were his sternest on record. More than 100,000 have been killed in Syria. Violence has occasionally spilled over into the Israeli-controlled Golan Heights, where Syrian mortar shells have landed.

Israel has occasionally accused Syria of aiming at Israeli targets. Israeli troops have returned fire.

Press journalist for HRO media – Khizer Hayat contributed to this report.

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