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The Jewish state must remain ready for war, even while battling the coronavirus

By Edy Cohen | | Topics: Lebanon, Iran, Gaza
Iran continues to attack Israel through its proxies even during the coronavirus crisis.
Photo: Basel Awidat/Flash90

While the entire world and the State of Israel are busy finding ways to deal with the coronavirus, we have been reminded from our neighbors to the north and south that there is no break from terror when you live in the Jewish state in the heart of the Middle East.

Our enemies continue working 24 hours a day throughout the year. Even in times when there is no visible war going on, our adversaries continue gathering intelligence, planning terror attacks, digging tunnels and laboring to improve their capabilities to strike Israel even as the Corona crisis takes the lives of their own populations.


Trouble from the North

The COVID-19 pandemic is threatening the stability of Iran and Lebanon and their already crumbling economies due to US sanctions. Iran is now trying to heat up the conflict with Israel and the US in an attempt to focus attention on its perceived dominance in the region.

Iran’s vassal Hezbollah has been trying to open a new front against Israel outside Lebanese territory so as not to give Israel a...

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