Netanyahu's Offer to Send Aid to Iran, Iraq Quake Victims Turned Down

Israel will continue 'acting in Syria', Netanyahu tells US & Russia

"We maintain absolute freedom of action and the only considerations that guide us are the security considerations of Israel..."

Netanyahu said he told Washington and Moscow Monday that Israel will act according to its "security needs". "We are brothers. We see Israel as the protector of the Druze community". US President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin on Saturday affirmed the joint efforts to stabilise Syria as its civil war wanes.

He emphasized that Israel has "no quarrel" with the people of Iran.

Mr Netanyahu's remarks echoed those on Sunday by Israel's Regional Cooperation Minister, Mr Tzachi Hanegbi, who sounded circumspect about the ceasefire deal and said Israel has "set red lines and will stand firm on this".

Israel has been carrying out occasional airstrikes against Syrian army positions.

Israel will continue 'acting in Syria', Netanyahu tells US & Russia

USA officials have agreed that Iranian-backed militias could be using American-made arms and McGurk had a key role in enabling policies that helped arm the militants, the conservative Washington Free Beacon said in a piece on Monday, citing American officials.

The issue of the Iranian military presence on the Israeli borders received additional boost last week after Jordan, Russia and the United States signed a memorandum, stipulating withdrawal of foreign forces from south-western Syria. Both officials spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to discuss the matter with the media.

These statements came after the US, Russia and Jordan negotiated the deal designed to reach a new cease-fire agreement in southern Syria that will create a "de-escalation zone" adjacent to Israel's border, where Iran and Hezbollah, its terror proxy, will not be allowed to establish themselves.

"I think that this growing closeness and consultation is first and foremost good for security and ultimately for peace", he added.




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