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  12/27/2012, Tevet 14, 5773

Mofaz: We're on the Verge of a 3rd Intifada


Chairman Shaul Mofaz of the Kadima party said,  Thursday evening, "We might find ourselves on the verge of a third intifada. The fumes are in the air. We should be careful not to light the spark."

Speaking at a meeting of the Peace and Security Council, the former defense minister and chief of staff of the Israel Defense Forces also discussed the situation in Syria and said, "Israel must prepare for the day after Bashar Al-Assad with all the implications involved, and take into account the rise of extremist forces led by Iran, which is involved up to its neck, arms the Assad regime and is fueling it with money."

"We might find ourselves at the mouth of a third intifada. Fumes in the air. Should be careful not to light the spark."
Evening said Shaul Mofaz Kadima Chairwoman Peace and Security Council.
Mofaz also discussed the situation in Syria and said: "Israel must prepare for the day after Bashar al-Assad on all the implications involved, and take into account the rise of extremist forces led by Iran, Syria involved up to his neck, arms the Assad regime and fueling it with money."