12 iulie 2018

Northern exposure


In the last six months, the threats have grown. An Iranian drone flew into Israel near Beit Shean in February. A salvo of twenty rockets was fired at the Golan in May. On Wednesday afternoon, sirens sounded in a dozen communities in northern Israel. A Syrian drone had entered Israeli airspace, flying for 10 km. over  the Golan Heights before being shot down by a Patriot missile. Two attack helicopters and four fighter jets were scrambled to counter the threat. Ambassador to the UN Danny Danon [...]