Syria warns against incalculable Iran strike

on Monday that an assault on Iran over its controversial nuclear programme would have grave consequences for the United States, Israel and the world.

"It will cost the United States and the planet dear," Assad said in an interview with France Inter radio. "Israel will pay directly the price of this war. Iran has said so."

"And if Syria Joins Iran in attacking Israel It will Cost Syria Damascus and It's Entire Country !"

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad told a senior official not to interfere in the nuclear dispute with the West, in what analysts see as a sign of internal concern that the president's hardline tactics are further isolating...