Israel hails Syria truce, warns against Iran 'aggression'

Benjamin Netanyahu chairs the weekly cabinet meeting at his office in Jerusalem on February 28, 2016Israel on Sunday welcomed the fragile ceasefire in neighbouring Syria but warned it would not accept Iranian “aggression” or the supply of advanced weapons to Hezbollah. “We welcome the efforts to reach a stable, long-term and feasible ceasefire in Syria,” Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said at the start of a cabinet meeting. “We won’t accept the supply of advanced arms to Hezbollah from Syria and Lebanon.

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