23 January 2019

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Predictions

Rare military statement signals Tel Aviv will pursue high tempo of air strikes against Iranian targets following planned US withdrawal from Syria

Risk of significant escalation will remain low while Tehran and Damascus are focused on recapturing remaining rebel-held territory in Syria

Israeli willingness to prevent Iran from establishing permanent military presence in Syria will increase risk of major conflict in next two to three years

Analysis

Israeli jets conducted a series of strikes targeting Syrian air defences and Iranian Quds Force facilities around Damascus early on 21 January, according to a military spokesman. The UK- based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported… Request the full report here.