Therefore, son of man, prophesy and say unto Gog, Thus saith the Lord GOD; In that day when my people of Israel dwelleth safely, shalt thou not know it? And thou shalt come from thy place out of the north parts, thou, and many people with thee, all of them riding upon horses, a great company, and a mighty army: And thou shalt come up against my people of Israel, as a cloud to cover the land; it shall be in the latter days, and I will bring thee against my land, that the heathen may know me, when I shall be sanctified in thee, O Gog, before their eyes. Ezekiel 38:14-16
Article Source: Jerusalem Post
Three months ago, the Israeli Navy identified a Russian submarine about eight miles away from the Dan coastal area in central Israel, reported Ynet news.
After IDF naval officers consulted with their Russian counterparts, the Russian submarine left the area and sailed west to the Mediterranean.
In the past, such incidents took place between Israeli and Russian vessels in international waters in the Mediterranean routes, and the tension ended with coordination between the crews. In one case, an Israeli Navy missile ship approached the Russian aircraft carrier “Kuznitsov” just a few hundred meters away.
This incident caused concern as the Russian submarine’s infiltration into Israel’s sovereign waters could have long-term consequences for they can be perceived as part of Russia’s attempts to intervene more in the region after the Syrian Civil War – given the fact that the submarine is actually a secret vessel for intelligence gathering.
An IDF spokesman responded to this incident: “From time to time, objects are discovered by the navy, which may be perceived as a foreign army vessel. We will not be addressing the details in the article. “