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  8/28/2014, Elul 2, 5774

IDF Expects Syria to Attack Rebels Near Golan Crossing Tonight


ISenior IDF sources appraised on Thursday that Syrian President Bashar Assad's forces would attack the Syrian side of the Golan Heights over the course of the night, after the Quneitra border crossing to Israel on that side was captured by rebel forces the day before.

According to the IDF sources, the Syrian army is currently dispatching more troops to the area, and likewise the IDF is reinforcing its soldiers on the Israeli side of the Golan Heights out of concern that the fighting may spill over, reports Walla!.