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Israel says Iran, Syria regime playing with fire

Israel says it shot down Iranian drone over Syria
Israel is warning Syria and Iran that their attempts to escalate the situation in the north will bring the full force of the IDF upon them, according to the Jerusalem Post.
“Iran and Syria are playing with fire,” the army said in a statement.“The IDF acts with determination against the attempt of the Iranian-Syrian attack and the violation of Israeli sovereignty. The IDF is prepared for a variety of scenarios and will continue to act as necessary.”
Syria's involvement shows that it has chosen to interfere in the Israeli-Iranian incident, the IDF statement said, "the Iranian mask has been removed. It is clear that they are using Syria as a launchpad for activity against Israel."
The statement added that Israel does not seek an escalation, but will exact a high price if the enemy does. 
Syrian state news agency SANA said on Saturday that Syrian air defenses were responding to a "new Israeli aggression" and a military source said the defenses had thwarted attacks on military positions in the south of the country.
 According to a statement released by the IDF’s Spokesperson’s Unit, 12 targets were attacked, including three Syrians air defense batteries and four Iranian targets which were part of the Islamic Republic’s buildup in Syria.
The operation came in reaction to an Iranian drone infiltrating Israeli airspace, which Israel described as a severe violation of its sovereignty.
Earlier on Saturday, the Israeli military said an Israeli F-16 jet crashed in northern Israel during a mission to strike the Iranian drone installation that launched a drone into Israeli-held territory.
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