Tensions Between Israel, Iran Mount Following Strikes in Syria

August 07, 2020 08:20 AM
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Tensions between Israel and Iran have been rising quickly in recent days as Israeli forces face off with Iranian-backed militants across the Jewish state’s borders with Lebanon and Syria. This week, those tensions spiked further when several fighters – including militants – were killed when unidentified warplanes attacked a Syrian base near the Iraqi border. Linda Gradstein reports for VOA from Jerusalem.

Camera: Ricki Rosen

Producer: Kimberly Weeks