Iran a greater threat than Daesh, says Netanyahu

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Thu, 2017-08-24 23:07

SOCHI: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday that Israel was prepared to act unilaterally to prevent an expanded Iranian military presence in Syria as Moscow works to end the civil war there.
Russia intervened on behalf of Syrian President Bashar Assad in 2015, joining a de facto alliance with Iranian forces, Lebanese Hezbollah and other Shiite Muslim militias.

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