Israeli expert on Syria: The West and Israel are not in hurry to get rid of Assad

27.01.2014                      26.Schwat.5774

Syrien-Gespräche:

Israeli expert on Syria: The West and Israel are not in hurry to get rid of Assad

Israeli intel says that if Assad falls, the growing number of jihadists in Syria will take control and attack Israel; Europeans worry that their citizens fighting alongside Islamists will later carry out attacks at home.

The West and Israel have been reluctant to intervene with enough force to tip the balance in the fighting in Syria, but the continued influx of Sunni jihadists to the region and their increasing attacks in neighboring Lebanon and Iraq has some thinking President Bashar Assad’s regime is the better of two evils….