Israel and Syria
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Israel and Syria the military balance and prospects of war by Anthony H. Cordesman

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Published by Praeger Security International in Westport, CT .
Written in English


  • Lebanon War, 2006,
  • Arab-Israeli conflict -- 1993- -- Peace,
  • Israel -- History, Military,
  • Israel -- Military policy,
  • Syria -- History, Military,
  • Syria -- Military policy

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementAnthony H. Cordesman with the Assistance of Aram Nerguizian and Ionut C. Popescu.
ContributionsNerguizian, Aram., Popescu, Ionut C.
LC ClassificationsUA853.I8 C672 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19141801M
ISBN 109780313355202
LC Control Number2008008889

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Operation Outside the Box (Hebrew: מבצע מחוץ לקופסה ‎, Mivtza Michutz La'Kufsa) was an Israeli airstrike on a suspected nuclear reactor, referred to as the Al Kibar site (also referred to in IAEA documents as Dair Alzour), in the Deir ez-Zor region of Syria, which occurred just after midnight (local time) on 6 September The Israeli and U.S. governments did not announce Planned by: Israeli Air Force. The Soviet planned to use their Arab allies (Egypt, Syria and Jordan) to provoke Israel, and then launch an attack. In the book, the authors say that the war would have been the perfect smokescreen for the Russians to test their new jet Mig Foxbat. The problem is, the Israel forces got several fast victories versus the Arab Nations and.   Russia, the main power broker in Syria, pledged to both Israel and Jordan in that security arrangements for the south would keep Iranian forces 70 to 80 kilometers from their borders.   The attacks were the sixth and seventh strikes attributed to Israel against Iran-linked forces in Syria in the past two weeks. (Photo: Composite via TV7 Israel News) Alleged Israeli airstrikes in eastern Syria killed at least 14 Iranian fighters and allied militiamen, a war monitor reported Tuesday.