Israel On High Alert After Airstrike In Syria


An Israeli soldier reads the newspaper next to an 'Iron Dome'... News PhotoArmy Soldier,City,Conflict,Haifa,Horizontal,Iron Dome - Weapon,Israel,Military,Missile,Newspaper,North,Order,Politics,ReadingPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2013 Getty ImagesHAIFA, ISRAEL - JANUARY 31: (ISRAEL OUT) An Israeli soldier reads the newspaper next to an 'Iron Dome' short-range missile defense system on January 31, 2013 near the northern city of Haifa, Israel. The Iron Dome missile defense system is designed to intercept and destroy incoming short-range rockets and artillery shells. Israel remains on high alert to the possibility of Islamic militants getting hold of Syrian missiles and chemical weapons, with reports yesterday that the Israeli air force launched an airstrike on a convoy carrying weapons from Syria to Lebanon on the Syria-Lebanon border. (Photo by Oren Ziv/Getty Images)