Israeli President Reuven Rivlin visits the injured IAF pilot whose fighter jet was downed by Syria.
Stand for Israel Blog
Earlier this week, Iran brazenly violated Israeli sovereignty when they dispatched an Iranian drone from Syrian territory into Israel. Israel responded with airstrikes on Syrian and Iranian military targets in Syria.
Despite the threats posed to Israel by the Syrian civil war just across the nations’ shared border, the IDF continues to aid Syrians caught in the conflict’s crossfire.
America's ambassador to the U.N. says that Iran's incursion was "an egregious and unprompted escalation" and that the U.S. "will always stand by our ally when confronted with provocations."
As the Assad regime continues to use chemical weapons near Syria's border with Israel on the Golan Heights, Israel has said it would respond to spillover in "strongest possible terms."