Russian President Vladimir Putin, left, and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, right, toast during a reception after the Victory Parade in Moscow, Russia, May 9, 2018.(Alexei Nikolsky, Sputnik via AP)
Geopolitics

Is Netanyahu Playing a Geopolitical Chess Game to Drive a Wedge Between Russia and Syria?

Was Putin’s alleged “green lighting” of Israeli missile strikes on Syria an intentional ploy on the part of Netanyahu to spread distrust between the Russia, Syria, and Iran?