American edition Wall Street Journal says, citing sources in the Syrian opposition that Israel has for several years been secretly supporting the opponents of the regime substantial support, including financial.
The purpose of this policy, according to the publication, to create a buffer zone where there are friendly to Israel of the militia. The WSJ argues that the responsibility for the implementation of the decisions of the authorities responsible, the IDF is engaged in a specially created army unit.
Israel transfers to the rebels the means used as to pay militia salaries and procurement of military equipment and weapons. In addition, and provided humanitarian aid, as it was known before.
Around 3,000 Syrians were taken to Israeli hospitals. A significant portion of those who provided medical assistance to the militants. Local population to help with food and warm clothes. Militia leaders claim that without the help of the Israelis, they would stop fighting.
Note that the opposing sides in the Syrian conflict have been accusing each other of collaborating with the Zionist enemy. According to Syrian propaganda, and terrorist group «Islamic state» is an Israeli project.