Israel Declassifies 2007 Syria Nuclear Raid Details

Credit: F-16I Sufa: IAF
LONDON—The Israeli Air Force (IAF) has declassified details of an air raid on a nuclear facility in Syria 11 years ago. The attack on the Dier ez-Zor site, codenamed Operation Silent Tone, on Sept. 6, 2007, was the result of six years of international intelligence work that uncovered a Syrian...

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