Archive: 7/24/2012
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  7/24/2012, Av 5, 5772

‘Israel Will Go to War if Hizbullah Gets Chemical Weapons’


Israel is prepared to intervene militarily if Hizbullah gets a hold of Assad’s chemical weapons, Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman warned in Brussels on Tuesday. "In the moment we see that the Syrians transfer chemical and biological weapons to Hizbullah, this is a red line for us and from our point of view it‘s a clear ‘cassus belli,’" Lieberman said, using the Latin expression justifying war.