NEW YORK – There is specific intelligence indicating that aside from possible retaliation against Israel, the Kingdom of Jordan could also be attacked with Syrian missiles in a Western military campaign targeting Bashar al-Assad’s regime, according to informed Middle Eastern security officials speaking to WND.

The intelligence has now led to the Jordanian army being placed on its highest alert, the officials said.

The officials added that Saudi Arabia began moving tanks toward its border with Jordan while the U.S. and NATO are preparing the Jordanian army for various contingencies.

Regarding Israel, a top official in the Syrian government told WND in an interview today that “all options are open” and that the Jewish state might be targeted.

The official, speaking on condition his name be withheld, continued that Syria is confident its missile systems will be able to shoot hundreds of missile towards Israel in the case of a Western strike.

The official further hinted Turkey and Jordan could also be targeted.

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