FILE - In this Nov. 18, 2012 file photograph, an Israeli F-16 jet fighter flies near the city of Ashdod, Israel. An Israeli air attack reportedly staged in Syria this week may be a sign

 

              FILE - In this Nov. 18, 2012 file photograph, an Israeli F-16 jet fighter flies near the city of Ashdod, Israel. An Israeli air attack reportedly staged in Syria this week may be a sign
FILE - In this Nov. 18, 2012 file photograph, an Israeli F-16 jet fighter flies near the city of Ashdod, Israel. An Israeli air attack reportedly staged in Syria this week may be a sign of things to come. Israeli military officials appear to have concluded that the risks in attacking Syria are worth taking when compared to the dangers of allowing sophisticated weapons to reach Hezbollah guerrillas in neighboring Lebanon. (AP Photo/Ariel Schalit, File)