Syria said it opened fire on Israeli warplanes which had violated Syrian airspace, heightening tensions between the two foes
Ten days after Israel allegedly launched an air raid inside Syria, theories abound as to why.

Was it a rehearsal for a strike on targets in Iran?

Or an attack, as some are claiming, on a joint nuclear venture between North Korea and Syria?

With speculation rife, Inside Story looks at the details.


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This episode of Inside Story aired on 16th September 2007

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