1. Israel: Gas mask requests up four-fold


    ... weapons attack emanating from across the border in neighbouring Syria. The Israel Postal Service ... Israelis are continuing to buy gas masks in record numbers in preparation for a possible chemical

  2. What's resolved, what isn't, in U.S.-Russia deal


    ... (Times of Israel) Here are highlights of the U.S.-Russian deal establishing a framework to secure and destroy Syria's chemical weapons.

  3. Israel: 'Absolutely certain' Assad using gas


    ... August 21 chemical weapons attack that prompted the current Syria crisis that President Bashar Assad ... would attempt to fire chemical weapons into Israel in the event of international intervention in the civil war. ... was using chemical weapons in the civil war, the Israeli armys top intelligence analyst said

  4. Regime adviser: Russia to 'safeguard' chemical weapons


    ... dismantlement efforts of its chemical weapons. At the same time, the Iranians called on Israel ... -Assad, say that Russia will safeguard Syrias chemical weapons, which are to be removed under a U.S ... of chemical weapons in the 1980-1988 Iran-Iraq War, support Syrias dismantlement of its chemical weapons

  5. Assad's chemical weapons like Iraq's WMDs


    ... , it didn't have information that al-Assad had ordered the attack or that some of the chemical weapons had gotten into the hands of the Syrian opposition. ... , that the Iraqis had an operational capability to launch chemical and biological weapons ... component which allegedly fired the chemical weapons was the 155th Brigade of the 4th Armored Division

  6. Israel vows Syria strike if chemical weapons move


    ... (REUTERS) Any sign that Syria's grip on its chemical weapons is slipping as it battles an armed ... . Israel and NATO countries say Syria has stocks of chemical warfare agents at four sites. Syria ... of security chiefs to discuss the civil war in Syria and the state of its suspected chemical arsenal

  7. Israel prepares for chemical weapons attack


    ... with a chemical weapons attack. ... Following a rocket attack on a Hezbollah neighbourhood in Beirut, fears have been further raised ... that violence from neighboring Syria could spill across its borders. Israel is taking no chanceswith

  8. 8 missiles, bunker-buster hit Syria chemical site


    ... (Israel National News) The site allegedly attacked by Israel in Syria manufactured chemical ... and biological weapons, according to a report in Iraqi newspaper Azzaman that appears in London ... , was guarded by a large contingent of Iranian Revolutionary Guards, many of whom died in the attack.

  9. Ex-Mossad chief: U.S. 'floundering' over Syria


    ... (Times of Israel) Russia's proposal to remove Syria's chemical weapons has driven the prospect ... Tomahawk missiles" at the Assad regime in the wake of the August 21 alleged chemical weapons attack ... The Times of Israel in an exclusive interview. Shabtai Shavit, who served at the helm of Israel's overseas

  10. Russia: 'No proof' of chemical-weapons claims


    ... the Syrian government is behind the alleged chemical weapons attack, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei ... Lavrov said Monday. France, Britain, Israel and some U.S. congressmen have said military action ... against Syrian President Bashar Assads regime should be an option if it has used such weapons. A U.N