Photo Gallery: Syrian Disintegration
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Photo Gallery: Syrian Disintegration

Israel's Red Line Fate of Syrian Chemical Weapons May Trigger War

As the battle against Syrian rebels reaches a new stage, Israel is worried that President Assad might use his vast arsenal of chemical weapons against his own people or neighbors -- or perhaps even give some to Hezbollah. Though many experts view this as unlikely, Israel is still weighing whether to strike.
Translated from the German by Paul Cohen