Mossad Head: Keep Status Quo with Syria
Mossad Chief Meir Dagan, speaking in a closed government meeting, advised that entering into negotiations with Syria at this point could lead to war. He said that recent peace overtures are a tactical maneuver by the Syrian government to create an excuse for war if talks break down. He said that as long as the status quo of official war but complete quiet is maintained, there will be no escalation.
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