#1 Mideast War in 'Very' Near Future?
03-06-2010, 07:38 PM
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JERUSALEM – Egypt is concerned Israel could be in a conflict in the very near future with Syria or the Iranian-backed Hezbollah in Lebanon, a senior Egyptian security official told WND.
The security official said in any future war with Syria or Hezbollah, both actors have been preparing to storm the Israeli border with guerillas and commandos, an act unseen here since the 1973 Yom Kippur War, the last conflict in which Syria was openly involved.
In previous conflicts with Hezbollah, the terrorist group fired rockets into Israel.
In addition, the security official said Syria has separately been contemplating launching low-grade attacks against Jewish communities in the Golan Heights to pressure Israel into negotiations aimed at relinquishing the strategic territory.
The official said his country is concerned about a coming conflict but did not mention a specific timeframe.
"It's possible either side may misinterpret moves and launch the opening salvo very soon," he said.
03-07-2010, 01:41 AM
That's quite rich of Egypt, which hasn't fully honored the Camp David accords, to be "worrying" about this.If it's us or them, I choose us.
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03-07-2010, 09:33 PM
Syria has something up their sleeve ...CU's Paranormal Expert.
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