Israeli officials are refusing comment, but Moscow is blaming Israel for an airstrike earlier this week against a Syrian airbase outside the city of Homs. Among the 14 killed were Iranian soldiers.
Stand for Israel Blog
At 10am sirens sounded across the Holy Land, kicking off the Yom HaShoah observance to remember the six million Jews murdered during the Holocaust.
While 6,000,000 Jews were murdered by the Nazis, some of the few remaining survivors who were able to resist Hitler's evil regime look back at this dark chapter in history.
Figures recently released by Israel's Central Bureau of Statistics show there are still fewer Jews around the world than in 1939, with most living in Israel and the United States.
Yael comes to us from Israel with an analysis of Israel's current situation with its neighbor, Syria, and how the Jewish state protects herself, the Middle East, and the world.