Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon said that "the Syrians have crossed the redlines designated by the Americans, this is something that the West and the Americans – and not us – are currently taking care of. We are planning and preparing but not panicking," Ya'alon said during Calcalists's national economic conference in Tel Aviv.
"The Mideast will suffer from chronic instability in the upcoming period. However, our borders are stable despite the occasional incident. Our responses clarify our redlines." (Tomer Hadar, Calalist)