Hassan Nasrallah stated that Israel is not ready for war, the name due to the willingness of bomb shelters, civil structures, as well as the General mood in the Israeli society. Iran has an advantage here because it is already on the winning side in the wars in Syria and Iraq.
"Such a ceasefire would have to guarantee Israel that Iran will cease its attempts to establish itself in Syria, at least for a few months, as well as cease its attacks against Israel". Iranian forces and Hezbollah have deployed to Syria in support of President Bashar al-Assad.
The misleading Trump/Netanyahu rhetoric over Iran's nuclear energy programme is similar in tone to the propaganda that preceded an Israeli air strike on Iraq in 1981. Israel responded with strategic precision, targeting Iranian munitions storage warehouses, logistics headquarters and intel systems within its proxy Syria. It despatched an enormous sign to Iran and Shia Muslims that we stood with the extra reasonable Sunnis.
In Israel, as we proceeded from Haifa to the Golan Heights, there have been no sirens. "Israel does not see a threat in it", he said".
"The [Israeli] government believes that this is an opportune moment and one that encapsulates a number of trends that support their strategy", said Eran Etzion, a former Israeli deputy national security adviser. The one thing to be sure of is to keep your eyes on Iran.
"The danger is that Israel will have a misconception or underestimation of the enemy", he said. The White House said Iran's deployment of offensive rocket and missile systems in Syria aimed at Israel was "an unacceptable and highly risky development for the entire Middle East".
So far, however, the recenly intensified Israeli airstrikes have drawn a restrained and calculated response from Iran. On Syria. And on Iran in Syria.
"Iran is in a complex diplomatic initiative with Europe trying to salvage the nuclear deal". Iranian action that would draw a punishing Israeli response now, before they have nuclear weapons, would probably not be in their interest. Moscow controls Syrian airspace and has dominated the political track of the Syrian war since intervening in 2015.
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In addition to our country's long-term European allies signing onto the deal, Russian Federation and China also were part of the coalition to rein in Iran.
"On the other hand, it was clear to Israeli policymakers that if Israel showed restraint in the face of Iranian Quds Force's aggressions, it would erode Israeli deterrence power vis-á-vis Iran".
A total of 70 projectiles, including 60 air-to-surface rockets and 10 surface-to-surface missiles, were unleashed on Iranian military targets and Syrian air-defense systems near Damascus and in the south of the country on Thursday morning, according to the Russian military. That harsher response from Moscow may have come because the Israeli strikes occurred amid heightened global tensions and impending US-led strikes on Syria over alleged chemical weapons use.
Nasrallah said Israel has downplayed its losses in the strikes, in which he said 55 rockets hit military targets in the Golan for the first time since Israel and Syria had reached a cease fire and a disengagement agreement in 1974. Like Russia's, the Iranian mission has the approval of Syria's internationally-recognized government.
"Israel has proven without a doubt that Iran has lied repeatedly over the years about its nuclear program".
Nasrallah claimed Israel had not struck strategically significant targets during its attacks in Syria. The Israelis do not want a wider war with Iran.
"The Russian's would like to avoid a situation where the United States and Israel are two parts of the same operation against Iran". It was the most extensive military exchange ever between the foes.
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