Iran Wades Further Into the Syrian Swamp – Middle East News – Israel News – Haaretz Israeli News Source

English: Israeli and Syrian flags

English: Israeli and Syrian flags (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

According to left-leaning, leading Israeli newspaper, Haaretz, the talks in Vienna this weekend may determine whether Tehran will deploy additional ground troops to Syria.

Source: Iran Wades Further Into the Syrian Swamp – Middle East News – Israel News – Haaretz Israeli News Source

This is an insightful article from Haaretz.

It’s like peeling an onion but the risks are increasing all the time with each escalation. Iran is a major axis in the Middle East and greater military action will likely trigger a response from Saudi Arabia, the other Middle Eastern axis. Meanwhile, Russia is provoking America into increased military engagement too. Presumably Iran is feeling confident following her historic deal with Obama?

Thoughts?

Analysis: A new phase to an old conflict – Arab-Israeli Conflict – Jerusalem Post

According to the Jesusalem Post, this latest phase of terrorism in Israel is driven by the same fundamental force that has been behind all previous stages, namely the rejection by Palestinians of Israel’s existence in this land.

Source: Analysis: A new phase to an old conflict – Arab-Israeli Conflict – Jerusalem Post

The Jesusalem Post explores the measured response of the Israeli Defense Forces and the police.

Thoughts?