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    Rush on gas masks in Israel amid Syria fears

    euronews (in English)

    by euronews (in English)

    Israel is technically at war with its neighbour Syria.

    The Assad regime's threat to use chemical and biological weapons if faced with foreign intervention has raised fears there will be no holds barred if the conflict escalates.

    Hence a rush on gas masks over the border.

    The state-funded kits have been distributed in recent years as Israel prepares for a possible