Sen. Lindsey Graham let a rather big detail slip during a speech at a GOP fundraising dinner tonight. According to Politico, Graham told the guests at the dinner that “Israel bombed Syria tonight” before moving on to other remarks. Graham’s comment seems to verify what CNN reported earlier.
FIRST ON CNN: US and western intel agencies looking at new info showing Israel conducted airstrikes against Syria target.
— Barbara Starr (@barbarastarrcnn) May 3, 2013
Israeli stmt: "is determined to prevent the transfer of chemical weapons or other game-changing weaponry by the Syrian regime" .
— Barbara Starr (@barbarastarrcnn) May 4, 2013
From Israeli sources: Israel bombed chemical weapons in Syria tonight they believed were being transferred to Hezbollah in Lebanon. #Syria
— (((AG))) (@AGHamilton29) May 4, 2013
How soon until we hear an official response from the U.S. government?
— Harriet Baldwin Text Trump 88022 (@HarrietBaldwin) May 4, 2013
The US is trying to confirm if Israel conducted airstrikes in Syria? Obama could – you know – just ask Bibi.
— Greg Pollowitz (@GPollowitz) May 4, 2013