Roger L. Simon

Buzz job

Whoo-hoo… The Israeli’s have buzzed the home of the ophthalmologist.

Israeli warplanes buzzed the summer residence of Syrian President Bashar Assad early Wednesday, military officials said, in a message aimed at pressuring the Syrian leader to win the release of a captured Israeli soldier.

The officials said on condition of anonymity that the fighter jets flew over Assad’s palace in a low-altitude overnight raid near the Mediterranean port city of Latakia in northwestern Syria. Israeli television reports said four planes were involved, and Assad was home at the time

Did his glasses fall off?

UPDATE: Dept. of Yeah, Right – Syrians claim they drove the Israelis off.