Israeli minister: Syria strike consistent with policy of preventing arms transfers to Hezbollah

By ARIK BENDER, MAARIV HASHAVUA
April 27, 2017 09:41
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Intelligence Minister Yisrael Katz on Thursday morning made a rare referral to Arab media reports of an Israeli strike near the Syrian capital of Damascus earlier in the day.

Speaking to Army Radio, the minister said "the incident is entirely consistent with our policy of preventing weapons transfers to Hezbollah."


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