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‘Israeli Arab paraglides to Syria’

Israel says one of its Israeli Arab citizens deliberately paraglided into Syria, amid reports of intensive Israeli aerial operations overnight.

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has threatened to revoke the man’s citizenship amid speculation he was trying to join a Syrian rebel group.

Witnesses reported intensive activity in the border area, including Israeli aircraft dropping illumination flares.

  • Norman_In_New_York

    This contrasts with Gill Rosenberg, who made her way to Iraq to join the Kurds. She later returned home without any legal consequences and is now back in Iraq. I would say that her second trip to the Kurdish region was made with government approval.