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  4/18/2013, Iyar 8, 5773

Syria Accuses Israel of Contributing to Rebels

Although Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu declared Israel's right to prevent arms from reaching opponents to Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad, Syria's ambassador to the United Nations, Bashar Al-Jafri accused Israel of helping Salafis and other Islamic groups in Syria, according to Kol Yisrael government radio.

Al-Jafri told the world body that Israel was leading cooperation with the extremist elements and letting them to enter Syria via the Golan Heights.