Israel's purchase of F-35 jets poses M.East security risk

By JPOST.COM STAFF
October 9, 2010 19:36

Syrian Foreign Minister Walid Moallem claimed on Saturday the that Israel's recent deal for the purchase of F-35 stealth fighter jets from the US poses a serious security threat to the entire Middle East.

"We were told Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu is set to announce a settlement construction freeze for an additional two months in exchange for a guarantee that the issue will not come up again and advanced weapons. Now the issue is not the settlement freeze, but the threat on the region's Arab countries,"  Moallem said Saturday.


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