Israel: We do not allow Russia to limit our activities in the region

ISRAEL (OBSERVATORY) –┬áIsraeli Minister of Military Affairs Avigdor Lieberman said Israel would not allow Russia to limit its activities in the region.

According to the Iranian news agency ISNA, Lieberman said that “Israel has always managed to avoid a confrontation with Russia and the two sides are in constant contact”.

In another part of his remarks, Lieberman claimed that it is thanks to his allies including Hamas and Hezbollah that Iran has so far acted against Israel.

Referring to developments in Syria, he said Israel would never allow Iran to make Gaza its battlefront before saying: “We will not let Iran become a power in Syria.”