Potential S-300 Sale To Syria Catches Israel’s Attention
By David Eshel, Jen DiMascio
Source: Aviation Week & Space Technology
If covered by advanced air defenses, any attacks on arms transfers would involve a major high-risk mission. According to Eshel and others, Israel has no choice but to find a way to achieve it under acceptable conditions.
Israel Defense Forces chief Lt. Gen. Benny Gantz echoed the message. “The chances of a multi-arena conflict breaking out are substantial,” he said at the conference. “In light of the region's instability, the military faces the possibility of a confrontation on multiple fronts, and is in a new reality which could change it completely.”