Ya'alon: The Syrian plane approached Israel in a threatening manner, and crossed the border

September 23, 2014 11:31

Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon said Tuesday that the Syrian warplane shot down by the IAF had "approached Israeli territory in the Golan Heights in a threatening manner, and even crossed the border."

He said that Israel "has made it clear in the past, and is reiterating now: We will not allow anyone, neither state nor terror organization, to threaten our security and to violate our sovereignty."Ya'alon vowed to "respond aggressively to any attempt of this kind, whether its intentional or an accident."

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