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  3/5/2014, Adar Bet 3, 5774

Intelligence Chief Calls Interception Huge Success


Major General (res.) Amos Yadlin, a former military intelligence chief and now the head of the Institute for National Security Studies called Wednesday interception of a weapons ship headed for Gaza a tremendous success. "Out of thousands of ships in the Red Sea, they knew which one and where the cargo was," he stated, calling the operation "impressive."

Yadlin added that the long-range rockets found aboard the ship were made in Syria, according to Iranian directives and meant to be shot into Israel from Gaza.

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