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  7/23/2013, Av 16, 5773

"Syria is becoming a World Jihad Center"

IDF MI Commander Aviv Cochavi warned Tuesday that with Islamic Jihad insurgents flooding war-torn Syria in an attempt not only to overthrow Assad but also to establish a radical Islamic state governed by religious extremism, the region has become volatile, a hotbed for Jihadist activity that could sweep Jordan, Iran, Iraq, and Egypt.