The Syrian government under the mediation of Russia officially informed Israel that Syria is going to kick every impact the Israeli air force.
In response to attacks on military targets in Syria, the Syrian administration promises to bombard the base of the IDF missiles «Scud», and in response to attacks on civilian targets – guide the rocket to the port and chemical plants in the Haifa, according to the newspaper «al-Diyar», published in Lebanon.
March 20, Syrian President Bashar al-Assad gave an interview to Russian journalists, in which said protecting the country’s borders is the right and duty of the Syrian authorities. So the Syrian leader commented on the statement of Israeli defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman about the intention to destroy air defense systems to Syria in the event of attacks on Israeli planes.
We will remind, on March 17, press service of the IDF reported applying several air strikes on targets in Syria. The Arab media was then told that Israeli aircraft bombed a warehouse of rocket arms «Hezbollah».
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu commented on the information that the Israeli air force planes attacked several targets in Syria. «Our policy is very consistent,’ said Netanyahu, when we learn about the attempt to transfer advanced weapons to Hezbollah, we do everything we can to prevent it, provided that we have the appropriate information and the ability to respond quickly».
«That’s exactly what happened and what will happen,» — said the Prime Minister of Israel.