Tuesday, October 4th | 9 Tishri 5783

February 15, 2012 11:23 pm

Senior Israeli Leadership Torn on Response to Syria

avatar by News Editor

Former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak (left) with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (center) and U.S. President Barack Obama (right), 2010. Photo: wiki commons.

Haaretz – The country’s leaders are clashing over what constitutes a proper Israeli response to the events in Syria – where around 6,000 civilians have been killed – in the revolt against President Bashar Assad.

Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman believes it is time for Israel to unequivocally condemn the massacres and call for Assad to resign, while Prime Minster Benjamin Netanyahu prefers to remain ambiguous.

Read full story.

Share this Story: Share On Facebook Share On Twitter

Let your voice be heard!

Join the Algemeiner


This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.