It wants a victory, but underestimates Israel’s willingness to use force.
Israel must be ready to use force if necessary.
The Ben-Gurion doctrine vs. the Dayan doctrine.
The regime’s economic dilemma.
The Islamic Republic is in Syria to stay.
Deterrence, not grand initiatives.
It can use skill and technology to its advantage.
First, strengthen Israel’s hand in Syria.
Or eager to confront Israel in Syria.
Iran hasn’t given up on its plans.
Using civilians and savvy propaganda to complement violence.
The “Iron Wall” today.