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Arab Media: Syrian Army Deploys Large Military Presence to Israel’s Golan Border

By |September 24th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , |

Syria’s military beefs up reinforcements along the Golan Heights border with Israel, Arab media says. A large number of Syrian military reinforcements have been deployed at the border with the Israeli Golan Heights, reports the pro-Assad regime news site Al-Masdar Al-‘Arabi. Al-Masdar Al-‘Arabi reported that reinforcements were dispatched to observation posts in both the Al-Quneitra and Daraa governorates. It cites [...]

Israeli Cabinet Names Golan’s Newest Town ‘Trump Heights’

By |June 17th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , |

Israel says the move is in recognition of the president’s efforts “on behalf of the State of Israel in a wide range of areas.” The Israeli cabinet was holding its weekly meeting Sunday on the Golan Heights, instead of Jerusalem, and voting on a resolution to “initiate establishment of a new residential community on the Golan [...]

Palestinian Authority Turns to Mother Russia as Counterweight to US-Israel Ties

By |April 16th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Palestinian Foreign Minister Maliki says the PA is prepared to hold an Abbas-Netanyahu summit, but only if Russia hosts the meeting. In the aftermath of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s statement on imposing Israeli law on Jewish communities in Judea and Samaria and in anticipation of the U.S. publication of its “Deal of the Century” for Israeli-Palestinian peace, the [...]

The Importance of the Golan Heights

By |April 5th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Like the decision to move the U.S. embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, President Donald Trump's recent recognition of Israel's sovereignty over the Golan Heights came as a surprise to many, even if the matter had already gathered steam on Capitol Hill in recent years. It was one of the least publicly discussed aspects of Israeli [...]

US Recognition of Israeli Golan Part of Larger American Strategy

By |April 2nd, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

White House official: “To allow the Golan to be controlled by the Syrian and Iranian regimes would turn a blind eye to the threats.” U.S. President Donald Trump’s proclamation to recognize Israeli sovereignty over the Golan Heights is reportedly part of a greater strategy. It is, in fact, “part of a larger effort by the White House to [...]

Netanyahu Compares Trump to Cyrus for Recognizing Golan

By |March 30th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , |

To paraphrase Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, once again President Trump showed that the American people stand behind Israel by becoming the first world leader to officially recognize Israeli sovereignty on the Golan. And the timing of his act, coming while Hamas fired rockets at Israeli houses, could not possibly be more poignant. Netanyahu was in [...]

Iran Threatens Israel, US Over Golan Recognition

By |March 29th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Hassan Rouhani vowed on Friday that Iran would challenge Trump’s decision to recognize Israeli sovereignty over the Golan Heights, which the Jewish state gained control over 52 years ago. Iran’s president Hassan Rouhani said Friday that Iranians would “resist” the Trump administration’s recognition of Israel’s sovereignty over the Golan Heights, territory the Jewish state won in battle [...]

Arab States Throw Fit Over Trump’s Golan Declaration: ‘US Becomes Enemy of the Arabs’

By |March 27th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Syrian Foreign Minister Walid al-Moualem says the U.S. decision “will not change the fact that the Golan is an occupied Syrian territory.” Arab states condemned U.S. President Donald Trump’s declaration, which he signed Monday, recognizing Israeli sovereignty over the Golan Heights. Israel captured the territory from Syria in the 1967 war after Arab armies had mobilized [...]

Netanyahu Explains Reality: When You Start Wars, You Lose Territory

By |March 26th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , |

Upon departing from Washington, DC, early Tuesday morning, following the signing of a proclamation by President Donald Trump recognizing Israel’s sovereignty over the Golan Heights, a joyous Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu declared, likely with several Arab foes in mind: “There is a very important principle in international life – when you start wars of aggression, you [...]

Netanyahu Praises Trump’s Golan Decision As He Heads To Washington

By |March 25th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Netanyahu thanked Trump for his move to recognize Israeli sovereignty on the Golan as he boarded a plane to the U.S. to meet with the president. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu praised U.S. President Donald Trump for his historic decision to recognize Israeli sovereignty on the Golan Heights as he prepared to depart for Washington, D.C., early [...]

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