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  11/30/2012, Kislev 16, 5773

UN Soldiers Wounded in Syria Receive Treatment in Israel

Two UN soldiers who were wounded in Syria on Thursday will receive treatment in Israel.

The defense ministry in Vienna, Austria, said on Thursday evening that two Austrian soldiers stationed with the UN force on the Golan Heights were shot and wounded in Syria while their convoy was travelling to the Damascus airport. The two soldiers were flown by helicopter to the Rambam Hospital in Haifa.