Israel Carries Out Air Strike On Syria
January 31 , 2013
Following many days of warnings about Syria’s increasing stockpile of chemical weapons, Israel deployed warplanes to attack a research facility close to the Syrian-Lebanese border on Wednesday. Two people were killed and five injured when a scientific study center north of Damascus which was dedicated to piquing up levels if “resistance and self-defense”, was struck by Israel. While Israeli Defense Forces have declined to comment, according to Lebanon, four Israeli warplanes violated their air space at about 4.30 pm local time on Tuesday and a number of sorties were flown till Wednesday. Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu is currently involved in talks over chemical warfare in the region.
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