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  • Civilian airspace in northern Israel closed over fears

    JERUSALEM (JTA) — Israel closed the airspace in its North to civilian traffic following attacks on Syrian targets that were believed to be carried out by the Israeli military. The closure comes after the Israeli military moved two Iron Dome missile defense batteries to northern Israel near Safed and Haifa on Sunday morning. The Israeli domestic… More ▸

  • Iran calls for Arab countries to unite against Israel

    JERUSALEM (JTA) — Iran called on the countries of the Middle East to unite against Israel in the face of an attack on Syria. Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Ramin Mehmanparast said the countries of the region should stand together against the “assault,” the Reuters news agency reported, citing the Iranian Fars news agency. Syrian state media… More ▸