Israel Faces ‘Grave Consequences’ For Bombing Syria
Jan. 31, 2013
Both Syrian and Iran are making bold threats following a surprise Israeli airstrike in Syrian territory on Wednesday.
Iran’s deputy foreign minister told state TV that the “Israeli bombing in Syria will have grave consequences on Tel Aviv,” Haaretz reports.
On Saturday a top aide to Iranian supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said that any “attack on Syria is considered (an) attack on Iran and Iran’s allies.”
Syria’s ambassador to Lebanon said the Damascus has “the option and the surprise to retaliate,” Al Jazeera reports.