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  ניסן 13, 5774 , 13/04/14

New Golan Division to Address Growing Global Jihad

Northern District Commander Yair Golan of the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) told President Shimon Peres, Sunday, that the IDF has decided to add a new division in the Golan Heights. Briefing the president on the security situation on the Syrian border, General Golan said, "The northern border is undergoing a change as a result of the civil war in Syria. We are witness to the strengthening of global jihad and the convergence of radical Islamic elements."

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