• Last update: 23:54 27.06.2013
    23:54 27.06.2013

    UN Prolongs Peacekeeper Mandate in Golan Heights

    The United Nations Security Council on Thursday prolonged the presence of a UN peacekeeping force in the disputed Golan Heights region between Syria and Israel for another six months, the UN reported on its website.

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  • Last update: 20:28 10.06.2013
    20:28 10.06.2013

    Israel Tight-Lipped on Reply to Putin’s Peacekeeping Offer

    Israel has given Russia an official reply to its offer to send peacekeepers to the Golan Heights, but does not want to make that reply public, an Israeli deputy foreign minister told RIA Novosti on Monday. Other Israeli officials have revealed contradictory feelings about the offer.

    Situation in the Golan Heights
  • Last update: 22:07 08.06.2013
    22:07 08.06.2013

    Russian Journalists Under Fire at Golan Heights - Report

    Russian state television crew has come under fire from a Syrian rebel group at the Golan Heights in the Israel-Syria border, the Rossia 24 reported on Saturday.

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  • Last update: 16:08 08.06.2013
    16:08 08.06.2013

    Russia Reiterates Golan Heights ‘Solution’ – Official

    A senior Russian foreign ministry official has responded to the United Nations’ decision not to accept Russian peacekeepers in the Golan Heights by reiterating that Russian troops can replace Austrian forces when they withdraw.

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  • Last update: 01:35 08.06.2013
    01:35 08.06.2013

    Russia Offers to Send Peacekeepers to Golan Heights

    President Vladimir Putin said Friday that Russia was ready to deploy its troops to the Golan Heights, in eastern Israel, to replace Austrian peacekeepers as part of a UN monitoring mission on the border between Israeli troops and the Syrian army.

    Situation in the Golan Heights
  • Last update: 22:25 07.06.2013
    22:25 07.06.2013

    Russia Offers to Send Peacekeepers to Golan Heights

    President Vladimir Putin said Friday that Russia was ready to deploy its troops to the Golan Heights, in eastern Israel, to replace Austrian peacekeepers as part of a UN monitoring mission on the border between Israeli troops and the Syrian army.

    Situation in the Golan Heights
  • Last update: 06:50 06.06.2013
    06:50 06.06.2013

    Syrian MP Says Damascus Free to Strike Israel - Report

    Syria has the right to strike Israel in case of any possible Israeli attacks in the future, Al Arabiya reported on Thursday citing Ahmad Shalash, a member of the Syrian parliament.

    Situation in the Golan Heights
  • Last update: 03:03 31.05.2013
    03:03 31.05.2013

    Assad: Syria Will Strike Back at Any Future Israeli Attack

    President Bashar Assad has said that Syria “will respond in kind” to any future Israeli airstrike on its territory and expressed confidence in the victory over the foes of the Syrian state.

    Situation in the Golan Heights