Speaking at the fifth Israel-Greece-Cyprus summit held in the southern city of Beersheba, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu pledged to intensify efforts in Syria.

“We will continue to act in Syria to prevent Iran’s efforts to militarily entrench itself against us. We are not reducing our efforts, we will increase our efforts. I know that we do so with the full support and backing of the US”, Netanyahu said.

The prime minister said that he had been warned of the US troop withdrawal from Syria in advance during phone conversations with President Donald Trump on Monday and US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Tuesday.

Shortly after his speech, Israeli Ambassador to the United Nations Danny Dannon said that Tel Aviv had its “concerns” about Syria.

“We have our concerns about Syria, about the presence of Iranian troops in Syria and we will do whatever is necessary to protect our people regardless if you have American troops, Russian troops or any other nations. We will continue to follow our policy of not allowing the Iranians to build their bases next to our borders”, Dannon said.

Iran has yet to respond to the Israeli officials’ remarks, but it has repeatedly emphasised that its forces maintain an exclusively advisory presence in Syria, and denied any plans to establish a permanent military presence in the country.

On Wednesday, President Trump took to Twitter to declare victory over Daesh* in Syria amid media reports that he was planning to pull American troops out of the war-torn country.

He then announced the decision to withdraw forces, tweeting that the move “was no surprise”:

In a series of follow-up tweets POTUS reiterated that he had on multiple occasions said that US troops should leave and let “others” take care of Syria

Since 2014, the US-led coalition has been conducting its operations in Syria, without either a UN mandate, or authorisation of the country’s authorities. Damascus has consistently dismissed Washington’s military presence in the country as illegal.

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Source: Sputnik

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Very interesting (and disturbing) fact. Between 2014 to summer of 2018 ISIS were right next to their border on the Golan Heights, ISIS at one point was all over Syria but Khazars weren’t worried at all. They didn’t shot even once against ISIS positions anywhere in Syria. They weren’t concerned about terrorists grabbing a whole country neighboring them. But IRAN is now a super big problem. Get a life, Khazars and change your name. Jews is so made up. Your real names are Khazars, nothing else…

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@USR, the IS munafiqun are more concerned about Muslim “traitors” who are their enemy no. 1. So there is no surprise that they kept peace with Israel.

p.s. Only the Ashkenasim who make up just a third of Israel’s Jewish population have a slightly higher genomic relationship to Turkish and Iranian people of compared to local Arabs and Arabic Jews.

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are you really that stupid that you don’t know daesh’s main mission in syria?

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the strait jacker user nut is babbling nonsense again – total paranoia to the max

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“Only paranoids survive” – Andy Growe

TRUMP SUCKS MBS DICK
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TRUMP SUCKS MBS DICK

ISRAEL, SAUDI ARABIA, TURKEY AND UNITED STATES ALWAYS ACCUSE OTHERS OF DOING THINGS THAT THEY DO THEMSELVES ON A DELAY BASIS.

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Well, so does Islam for 1,400 years 😉

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Syria remembers well that the false jew Ashkenazi likudnuts have attacked them at least twice with micronukes. The question about future such attacks is only if Russia is distancing themselves from the false jews after their causing the Il20 to be downed. Perhaps it won’t go so well for the lizard Mileikowsky next time.

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No nukes were used as weapons in combat since Aug.1945.
Actually, fuel-air bombs like Daisy-Cutter, MOAB, BLU-109, etc, have replaced tactical “micro” nukes : destructions are barely the same for the bigger ones while you avoid the issues of nukes : fallouts, radiations, etc.

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Maybe should you remember that it wasn’t IDF who shot down the Il-20, it was SyADF!
With near a million Israeli-Russians living in Israel, they’re nowhere near to cut ties, especially since Russia needs Israel to get transfers of western technology, hehe!

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Long Live Syria

Israel is a prosperous nation and has built itself in the last 5 decades. It is better they stay away from unnecessarily planning to attack Syria and Iran and get involved into an unwanted war which will only bring in lots of death & destruction to both sides and there wont be any winners. If only the leaders are more sane peace will prevail. If Israel is so strong and sure about its military & armed forces to defend itself then why should they be so worried about Iranians present in Syria. Iranians are helping & supporting SAA in its… Read more »