Israel’s Red Line Lesson

NEW YORK POST
Israel just showed what a ‘red line’ is really supposed to mean
by Benny Avni
September 7, 2017

A red line’s a red line. That was Israel’s message Wednesday, when it struck a major Syrian arms facility from the air. Jerusalem officials declined to comment for the record, but Syrian and Lebanese media reported that the Israeli Defense Force struck a major missile and military research facility at Masyaf, Syria, that’s controlled by President Bashar al-Assad and his Iranian co-conspirators. The daring attack carried all the hallmarks of Israel’s unique brand of non-proliferation enforcement. In an age of major proliferation crises, that method should be studied carefully and emulated when possible. READ MORE

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