It's about gas alright. "Red Line" had already been crossed.
Obama thanks Qatar for security and trade ties (Israel, Palestine, Syria)
UPI ^ | Published: April 24, 2013 at 12:40 AM | UPI
Iran-Syria Gas Pipe to Run Through Iraq
By Chana Ya'ar - 2/20/2013, 3:00 PM
"Iraq has approved plans to run a natural gas pipeline through its territory from Iran to Syria."
Syria's energy: Mediterranean gas may be the prize
UPI ^ | April 24, 2013 at 11:04 AM | UPI
DUCK and COVER ASSAD!! INCOMING!!
The Geopolitics of Israels Offshore Gas Reserves
Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs ^ | 4-3-2013 | David Wurmser