Mideast Syria

May 5, 2013 - 3:35 PM
In this photo released by the Syrian official news agency SANA, Syrian Information Minister Omran al-Zoubi speaks during a press conference in Damascus, Syria, Sunday, May. 5, 2013. Al-Zoubi says the Israeli attack is evidence of the Jewish state's links with Islamic extremist groups trying to overthrow President Bashar Assad's regime. He added that Syria has the right and the duty "to defend its people by all available means." (AP Photo/SANA)