It admits the failure of the military solution, but the most unsafe thing about it is that it accepts the temporary geographic distribution of Syria between four foreign parties which are Russian Federation, the US, Iran and Turkey. Both Iranian and Hezbollah forces have been backing Assad in the Syrian civil war.
Like the rest of the region, Israel underestimated in the beginning the Iranian infiltration in Syria.
Syria says the raids aim to boost the Takfiri militant groups fighting against the Syrian government forces.
Israel sees Hezbollah as an advanced Iranian battalion that's part of the conflict over influence in the Middle East and which is nurtured by the expected agreement to stop fighting in Syria while accepting the Iranians' presence there.
The Revolutionary Guards Corp (IRGC) is establishing a long-term existence of its foreign militias and militants in regions ruled by it inside Syria, up to 50 kilometers from the Israeli border with Golan. Previous Israeli wars were launched against Hezbollah according to how much the party has piled up weapons and expanded - nearly every ten years.
In televised remarks opening Israel's weekly Cabinet meeting on Sunday, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu did not speak about the new US-Russian arrangement for Syria. Of course, the reason is clear, which is that the Syrian regime does not have enough military capabilities due to its losses. Israel, Turkey and Iraq all have borders with Syria and are directly involved in the details of the solution and the forces from local and foreign militias that would control the lands.
The agreement, announced in a US-Russian statement Saturday, affirms a call for "the reduction, and ultimate elimination" of foreign fighters from southern Syria. Jordan also faces the danger of the Iranian march toward its borders with the city of Daraa, had it not been for the American warnings. Had it not been for the Russian air cover, the Iranian militias would not have been able to advance; rather, they would have faced nearly certain defeat.
"There is no military solution to the conflict in Syria", according to the statement. We will not allow the establishment of the Shiite axis in Syria as a base for forward action. The agreement only ends the existence of terrorist groups such as ISIS, al-Nusra Front and Ahrar al-Sham, but will fail in ridding Syria of more risky regional militias.
Packers waive TE Martellus Bennett, ending short tenure
Bennett played with New England last season, winning the Super Bowl over the Atlanta Falcons in a historic comeback. Bennett practiced on Tuesday after the bye last week before going on the injury report with a shoulder injury.
Barcelona continued trying to reap in the Reds' star as the replacement for the void position of Neymar. Coutinho is now with the Brazil squad preparing for friendly matches against Japan and England .
Magic Leap , which has been quietly working on its own augmented reality hardware, is thought to be targeting consumers instead. That new operating system, internally called "rOS" for "reality operating system", is based on iOS.
Holding's revenue was down 1.8% compared to the same quarter past year . equities research analysts expect that J. The acquisition was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through the SEC website .
The rates are a four-year rolling average, so athletes who began in 2007 through 2010 are included in the current numbers. Under the calculation, institutions are not penalized for outgoing students who leave in good academic standing.
Rene Albert Boucher, 59, is accused of tackling Paul and was charged with fourth-degree assault, according to court documents. It was a very regrettable dispute between two neighbors over a matter that most people would regard as trivial".
The lyrics are boosted even further with the sound of paper being ripped off a notepad and being crumpled up and tossed away. The song was released on the same day as Taylor Swift's new album, " Reputation ".
Your morning joe at Tiffany's will cost you far more than Holly Golightly's street-cart fare: breakfast will set you back $29. The new Blue Box Cafe on the fourth floor of the Fifth Avenue store may help the brand recapture its buzz, too.
As the very small number incrementation shows you, it's not a big feature update , only a bug fixing release. The new Apple Pay improvements are also expected in the upcoming Apple Watch update watchOS 4.2.
Transactions like Comcast's acquisition of NBCUniversal in 2011 are routinely approved with conditions attached. As a candidate, Trump vowed to block the deal because it concentrated too much "power in the hands of too few".
Clubs are now "required to report child abuse or neglect, including sexual misconduct, to proper authorities, including the U.S. He was in a position of power, actually named the national medical coordinator for USA Gymnastics up until the summer of 2015.
Today, Nintendo made the announcement that Hulu would be the first major player in the field to bring its content to the Switch . This is despite the fact that the Nintendo Switch is a touchscreen device, and Hulu has used a touchscreen interface before.
Sensex ends 64 points higher; Nifty settles at 10322
At 0640 GMT, the S&P BSE Sensex rose 0.1 percent at 33,251 while the broader NSE Nifty gained 0.06 percent to 10,309. Foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) net purchased shares worth Rs 461.47 crore Tuesday, as per provisional data.