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Iran Is Playing with Fire

Iranian military base in Syria (Photo: Google Maps)

This week, Stand for Israel told you about new satellite imagery that shows a new Iranian missile base being constructed in Syria. Now, Israel Hayom reports that Israel has warned the Islamic Republic, "Iran is playing with fire and we will do everything within our power to stop it":

Iran is "playing with fire" in its efforts to entrench itself in Syria, Israel's northern neighbor, a senior Israeli defense official warned Wednesday.

The statement followed a Fox News report that included satellite images that prove Iran is building another permanent military base in Syria.

The images, taken by Israeli firm ImageSat International, clearly show what is believed to be a new Iranian base in Jabal ash Sharqi, a mountainous area eight miles northwest of Damascus. The structures include two hangars that Western intelligence sources said are likely to store medium- and long-range missiles capable of hitting all of Israel.

The base is reportedly operated by the Quds Force, the Revolutionary Guard Corps' elite division responsible for overseas operations...

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