The Israeli authorities this Tuesday showed a series of images captured by a new spy satellite from different areas of Syria, warning that the territory “knows how to defend itself against its enemies”.
In a statement, Defense Minister Benny Gantz assured that the “State of Israel knows how to defend itself against enemies who are closer and farther away” and “how to protect its citizens anywhere and from anywhere”. “.
The pictures show parts of the city of Palmyra in central Syria with its ruins and its Roman theater. The city was captured twice by the Islamic State terrorist group in 2015 and 2016 before forces loyal to the Syrian government recaptured the area.
“The technological tools that we at the Department of Defense are developing in collaboration with our industries are effective in maintaining security in Israel,” said Gantz, before adding, “They will continue to work to drive technological progress,” what he calls it considered “essential”. “Given the” challenges “facing Israel.