May 9, 2014

Syria's Rebels Should Ally with Israel

Kamal Labwani, The Daily Beast

The Associated Press

I recently proposed a controversial idea: asking Israel to help our opposition get rid of the most brutal dictator alive today. I said that this is our joint challenge and one that is much more important than the Golan Heights. Golan in the future can remain a garden of peace for all. I believe that Israel is able to be a partner, not an enemy. After meeting with dozens of rebels in the majority of Syrian provinces, I believe that many would support such a plan.

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TAGGED: Syria, Bashar Al-Assad, Israel

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