'Mossad behind assassination of Syrian scientist'

09 August, 2018, 08:54 | Author: Carlos George
  • Pro-Assad media blames Israel's Mossad for assassination of chemical weapons chief

A top Syrian weapons engineer killed over the weekend when a bomb in his vehicle exploded was the victim of a targeted assassination by Israel's spy agency, The New York Times reports.

Syrian daily newspaper al-Watan blamed Israel's espionage agency, Mossad, for the attack that killed a senior Syrian chemical weapons scientist Saturday.

The deceased was known for close ties with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad as well as the Iranian regime and according to British-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, the unit was being used chemical weapons development.

The official, who works for a Middle Eastern intelligence agency, said Israel had been monitoring Asbar for years. Israeli officials, past and present, had refused to comment on the accusations, although Defence Minister Avigdor Liberman has sought to downplay the possibility of Israeli involvement.

"Several strikes on Masyaf have been attributed to Israel in recent years, the last of which was on July 22".

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In April 2017, the United States Treasury Department slapped 271 staff members of the SSRC with sanctions in April of a year ago. The Abu Amara Brigades released a statement on their Telegram channel saying they had planted explosive devices that detonated and killed Asber, ' the outlet wrote. The blast also killed his personal driver.

The United States along with other Western intelligence agencies have linked CERS to Syria's chemical weapons development capabilities and Iran's Defense Industries Organization, the engine-room of Tehran's weapons industry.

Syrian troops returned to the Golan Heights area last week after rebels who had controlled the area surrendered, restoring the status quo that had prevailed before the Syrian civil war.

"What we have laid down as a red line is military intervention and entrenchment by Iran in Syria, and not necessarily on our border", he said.

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