Israeli Fighter Jets Launch Air Strike On Syrian Air Defense Battery Near Damascus

Tyler Durden's picture

After years of undermining the regime of Syrian leader Bashar al Assad, an effort that has seen Israel countenance ISIS training camps near its borders and launch recurring missile strikes on Syrian territory and its army bases while threatening to bomb Assad's palace, the simmering conflict between the two nations broke out into the open once again overnight.

The Israeli Defense Forces confirmed that Israeli Air Force fighters conducted a missile strike against a Syrian base after a missile was fired at Israeli jets on a routine aerial reconnaissance mission in Lebanese airspace, Russia's news agency Sputnik reports. No people were in injured, and the Israeli jets returned safely, but not before attacking an anti-aircraft battery east of the Syrian capital of Damascus. As usual, The IDF blamed the Syrian government for the incident, however, presenting no proof to support the claim. Damascus has yet to comment on the situation.

"The IDF maintains its ability to thwart hostilities against Israeli civilians," the Israeli Defense Forces stated. According to one of the heads of the Israeli military’s press service, Israel notified Russia of the airstrike as it was being carried out. Ironically, the Israeli military said that it "has no intention to destabilize the situation."

Following several incidents earlier in the year, a de-escalation zone had been created covering territories near the Syria-Israel border in the south of the country. The agreement was reached following the first talks between Putin and US President Donald Trump at G-20 summit.

Today's incident is the latest in a series of similar provocations that have been taking place between the two countries. Israel has claimed to have been repeatedly shelled from the Syrian territory bordering the country and retaliated for the attacks it blames on Damascus, despite the fact that terrorist groups have been controlling parts of bordering territories throughout Syria with some suggesting that Israel cultivates said terrorist organizations. A de-escalation zone had been created on territories near the Syrian border with Israel in the south of the country. The agreement was reached following the first talks between Putin and US President Donald Trump at G20 summit.

Most of the incidents took place in the Golan Heights, internationally recognized as Syrian territory that was seized by Israel during the Six-Day War in 1967 with the peace treaty never signed. In 1981, the Israeli parliament voted to annex two-thirds of the Golan Heights. The United Nations has stated on several occasions that Israel’s occupation of the Golan Heights is illegal, calling for it to be returned to Syria.

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doctor10's picture

so where is Syria's statement about what happened here?

Give_me_liberty_or's picture

haven't you heard?  Assad goes to chipotle, then gasses his people, President Trump said so.

Able Ape's picture

But going to Taco Bell is a war crime...

Son of Loki's picture

Is this a War Crime?

or was Israel simply "excessively careless?"

 

To Hell In A Handbasket's picture

You are typical of the  anti-Semitic, truth telling filth, that frequent Zerohedge. Israel never commits war crimes and is the only democracy in the middle east.

Syria poses an existential threat to the Jewish state of Israel, with her stock pile of chemical and biological weapons on a mobile train, because our intelligence services have proof and if it wasn't for our allies ISIS, Syria would have attempted to take back the Golan Heights. Eretz Israel and driven us into the sea.

Make Greater Israel Great Again.

 

DieselChadron's picture

without Israel, there might be something resembling peace in the region.  fuck Israel.

Grimaldus's picture

Well actually what Muslims do best is to slaughter other Muslims. It's being deceptive or willfully blind not to recognize that fact. If Israel did not exist, Muslims slaughtering Muslims as they do now would continue unabated at the minimum.

Not pro Izzy here, just sayin.

 

I say screw them all, not one American taxpayer dime for any of them. Slip the chains and let them go at each other. We will see who is left standing.

 

 

 

 

Grimaldus

IReallyDontCare's picture

I guess you missed WW1 + 2  just saying.. its not like so called Christians have never killed by the millions, and i have no love for muzzies.

Déjà view's picture

According to transcripts released by the State Department, Kissinger…said to Garment: “Is there a more self-serving group of people than the Jewish community?” Kissinger is Jewish.
Garment, also Jewish, replied: “None in the world.”

http://www.motherjones.com/politics/2011/11/henry-kissinger-vents-about-...

Future Jim's picture

Maybe those non-semitic non-Hebrew European invaders (who call themselves Jews) should just get out of Palestine. Even if they were actually Hebrew, that's not a valid claim to anything anyway.

Déjà view's picture

"If it were not for the accident of my birth, I would be anti-Semitic,” he once quipped, and “any people who has been persecuted for two thousand years must be doing something wrong.”

--- Henry Kissinger

The_Juggernaut's picture

Boy, that Russian AA sure is quality stuff. lmao.

svayambhu108's picture

Now that the daes h muppet is finished you can see the hand behind it!

chumbawamba's picture

While we were minding our own business, violating a sovereign nation's airspace, we were attacked!

Israel will be gone by 2025.

I am Chumbawamba.

fleur de lis's picture

I guess you missed the discussions about the origins of both wars.

Clearly you are intoxicated on blue pills.

Do some reading and detox then you can lend opinions.

Until then you should stick to the MSM.

Grimaldus's picture

So because "Christians" killed so many Muslim slaughter of Muslims is nothing? 

I think actually it is the godless sitting on the biggest throne of corpses. Google " power kills" and check the numbers.

Then just for grins find me the Christian equivalent of the bloody slaughter by Muslims reported here:

www.thereligionofpeace.com

I'll be waiting.

 

 

 

Grimaldus

 

 

 

 

UmbilicalMosqueSweeper's picture

Ladies and gentlemen, let's have a round of applause for the (((Producer))) and (((Director))) of the play. In spite of a few technical difficulties, the show must go on. Thank you for your patience and support.

Lordflin's picture

Anyone here know what an alleged missile is? Is that worse than a definitive missile?

Yog Soggoth's picture

Are all routine flights over Lebanon done by fighter jets? I would be angry if someone pooped in my yard like that.

DeadFred's picture

You speak an inconvenient truth

Mustafa Kemal's picture

"Well actually what Muslims do best is to slaughter other Muslims."

"Christians" seem to be real good at that also

Maybe you forget WW1 and WW2

sarz's picture

"Grimaldus"? Have a heart, Shlomo. 

What Jews do best is murder non-Jews. 65 million in Russia. Ten million in Ukraine. Over a million in Armenia (yes, the Young Turks were Dönmeh, crypto-Jews), many millions in the middle-east and Afghanistan. And counting. You can't even offset the Holocaust against those crimes because the story is not just a lie but a tattered and pathetic lie barely held together by immense media power and endless whining. 

auricle's picture

Where are the S400's? Did they bring them and then bring them back to Russia?

fx's picture

And Iusrael is the puppet master in the background pulling all the strings and providing weapons, intelligence and logistics for igniting fresh intra-muslim bloodshed whenever some sort of peace has set in - or may soon set in.

The guys in the shadow are the ones to watch - not some cretins killing each other in  plain daylight in the arab desert.

DarthRevan's picture

Because the mooslims never fight amongst themselves, AMIRIGHT?

Blue Steel 309's picture

MDB is not so overtly facetious/sarcastic. I don't think many people read his post carefully.

Pol Pot's picture

I love going to Israel....each time I have gone I have been reminded of what it would be like to live at a maximum security prison....minus the white arians and brothers...now that's what I call Democracy...

Fireman's picture

You hasbara spouting mutt with your disgusting supremacist zionazi filth. Get back in your bunker and wait until the USSAN taxcattle I$I$ backed Saudi Mercan  dollah no longer flows in to the Rothschild abomination of freeloaders in occupied, apartheid Palestine. Don't think 6 million mutts will be welcome in USSA when you nazi trash are finally expelled from your criminal thug state.

 

Israel the zionazi hell hole poses an existential threat to all of humanity and will be defanged sooner rather than later.

Chupacabra-322's picture

ISIS = I CIAS = Mossad.

Nice to see the Zionist / Rothschild constrived state exposing its self on the world stage by openly arming, funding, training & providing air support for terror organizations.

The Bolshevik’s day of reckoning are fast approaching them again.

ChiangMaiXPat's picture

Is this a joke? Israel takes care of ISIS wounded in her hospitals. ISIS never threatens or attacks Israel, how terribly odd & convenient. ISIS at worst is a proxy army for the west & at the very least a well stocked, well supported allie who has been “allowed” not only to exist but multiply like a virus. Assad is a dentist moonlighting as a president educated in London and has more couth than most in the ADL who are now incidentally teaming up with FB, Google & YouTube to tell us Americans what is and isn’t acceptable reading material & news. The caustic MSM is so flippantly transparent & shallow running Weinstein 24/7 while AIPAC and our Congress formulate how to repeal the second amendment. Boy do the globalists hate America & the US constitution or what?

medium giraffe's picture

These dumbfucks don't understand subtle humour, only slapstick and dick jokes work here.

Hulk's picture

I have actually had a few dick jokes flop here on the hedge...

RedDwarf's picture

So many sarcasm meters are broken.

Scar Bro's picture

Israeli run ISIS fire a missile into open space and Israel can take out Syrian/Hezbollah targets it identified months ago.

I'm not sure anyone does the "victim" routine better than the JEws

Snípéir_Ag_Obair's picture

MoA covered how artillery fired by Israel's terrorist allies/proxies are used to signal Israel to provide fire support.

http://www.moonofalabama.org/2017/06/israeli-fire-support-for-its-al-qae...

Israel has directly supported not only Nusra (Al Qaeda) but ISIS. ISIS was created by CIA/Mossad/Israelis as a proxy/pretext: to do dirty work then provide excuse for occupation etc.

The goal is destruction of Iraq, no Libya, I mean Syria as a viable state.

It's the Oded Yinon/PNAC plan - and along with the Kalergi Plan, it in essence explains the endless wars and manufactured migrant crisis.

Cui bono? Why the MIC, private central bankers, and Ashkenazistan of course!

Also, Trump is a Zionist puppet, this business will get out of hand, and we'll be lucky to survive.

https://thesaker.is/trump-goes-full-shabbos-goy/

https://consortiumnews.com/2017/10/13/trumps-mendacious-speech-on-iran/

http://www.mintpressnews.com/eager-to-kill-iran-deal-trump-finds-allies-...

http://news.antiwar.com/2017/10/13/trump-decertifies-iran-deal-vows-new-...

http://original.antiwar.com/david_stockman/2017/10/13/deep-states-bogus-...

https://consortiumnews.com/2017/10/12/how-trumps-iran-decision-invites-war/

https://consortiumnews.com/2017/10/11/trumps-destructive-priority-on-iran/

Blue Steel 309's picture

That Saker article is worth a read. Scary stuff.

Scar Bro's picture

Fuck that IS a scary article. Did you read some of the comments? Fuck me!

Chupacabra-322's picture

Arming, funding & training terror organizations since the days of the Mujahaideen.

Advancing Israel's Yinon Plan is the Goal.

“[The Yinon plan] is an Israeli strategic plan to ensure Israeli regional superiority. It insists and stipulates that Israel must reconfigure its geo-political environment through the balkanization of the surrounding Arab states into smaller and weaker states.

Israeli strategists viewed Iraq as their biggest strategic challenge from an Arab state. This is why Iraq was outlined as the centerpiece to the balkanization of the Middle East and the Arab World. In Iraq, on the basis of the concepts of the Yinon Plan, Israeli strategists have called for the division of Iraq into a Kurdish state and two Arab states, one for Shiite Muslims and the other for Sunni Muslims. The first step towards establishing this was a war between Iraq and Iran, which the Yinon Plan discusses.

The Atlantic, in 2008, and the U.S. military’s Armed Forces Journal, in 2006, both published widely circulated maps that closely followed the outline of the Yinon Plan. Aside from a divided Iraq, which the Biden Plan also calls for, the Yinon Plan calls for a divided Lebanon, Egypt, and Syria. The partitioning of Iran, Turkey, Somalia, and Pakistan also all fall into line with these views. The Yinon Plan also calls for dissolution in North Africa and forecasts it as starting from Egypt and then spilling over into Sudan, Libya, and the rest of the region.

Greater Israel” requires the breaking up of the existing Arab states into small states.

“The plan operates on two essential premises. To survive, Israel must 1) become an imperial regional power, and 2) must effect the division of the whole area into small states by the dissolution of all existing Arab states. Small here will depend on the ethnic or sectarian composition of each state. Consequently, the Zionist hope is that sectarian-based states become Israel’s satellites and, ironically, its source of moral legitimation… This is not a new idea, nor does it surface for the first time in Zionist strategic thinking. Indeed, fragmenting all Arab states into smaller units has been a recurrent theme.” (Yinon Plan, see below)

Viewed in this context, the war on Syria and Iraq is part of the process of Israeli territorial expansion.

In this regard, the defeat of US sponsored terrorists (ISIS, Al Nusra) by Syrian Forces with the support of Russia, Iran and Hizbollah constitutes a significant setback for the Zionist project.

https://www.globalresearch.ca/greater-israel-the-zionist-plan-for-the-mi...

44magnum's picture

I heard the old saying "a jew crys out as he beats you" or something like that. Man they ain't lying.

Killdo's picture

all psychopaths are good at playing the victim - not just Israel (although it seems like a country as a psychopath)

Look at Hitlery - it's never her fault, psychopaths never admit their faults even when caught lying and they just keep lying and lying in a way no normal person would dream of lying (i.e. blaming their victims for the very crimes they commit etc). 

And psychos can never be any other way  - they cannot care about others even if they wanted to - that's the nature of their sickness. 

Pedos also (like Weinstein): "PLEASE don't tell anyone!!" "Please don't embarass me!" (and the pedo 101: "can you give me a masage?"

Bilderberg Member's picture

Isaiah 17

 “See, Damascus will no longer be a city. It will be destroyed and laid waste. The cities of Aroer are left empty. They will be for the flocks to lie down in, and no one will make them afraid. The strong city will be gone from Ephraim. Damascus will no longer rule. And those of Syria who are left alive will be like the shining-greatness of the sons of Israel,” says the Lord of All.

Snípéir_Ag_Obair's picture

The only real prophecies are the self-fulfilling kind.

Often due to Profits.

Chupacabra-322's picture

The Israel of Theodore Herzl (1904) and of Rabbi Fischmann (1947)

In his Complete Diaries, Vol. II. p. 711, Theodore Herzl, the founder of Zionism, says that the area of the Jewish State stretches: “From the Brook of Egypt to the Euphrates.”

Rabbi Fischmann, member of the Jewish Agency for Palestine, declared in his testimony to the U.N. Special Committee of Enquiry on 9 July 1947: “The Promised Land extends from the River of Egypt up to the Euphrates, it includes parts of Syria and Lebanon.”

Well, that's my take. Russia assisting Syria may have thwarted Israhell's plan from 1904 / 1947. Coincidentally, 1947 the same year the National Security Act passed establishing the "Intelligence" Surveilance State.

Operation Talpiot is icing on the cake. Total Complete Full Spectrum World Domination.

Volkodav's picture

        already happened

Blackfox's picture

Assad has gas chambers for six million Jews!! I know this because the Jew owned media told me so.

 

https://ia800308.us.archive.org/28/items/sixsixsix/book.pdf

Déjà view's picture

Of course...modern nuclear powered chambers...WMD!