Israel Katz says Jewish state not seeking fight on northern border, indicates raids likely caught Tehran by surprise
ISRAEL has launched a ‘large scale attack’ against Iranian and Syrian targets in one of the most serious face-offs between the foes.
Israel has responded with a “large scale attack” on 12 bases in Syria after one of its F-16s crashed after it coming under fire from an Iranian drone.
Source: Israel attacks 12 bases in Syria
The prime minister’s comments come after a dramatic day where Iran drone penetrated Israeli airspace, IAF raided enemy positions in Syria and an Israeli F-16I plane was downed.
It was the first time Israel has directly targeted Iranian military forces, and marks a dangerous escalation in the conflict.
Russia calls for restraint as tensions escalate between Israel and Syria following the downing of an Israeli warplane.