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  אלול 9, 5774 , 04/09/14

UN: Golan Soldiers Not Instructed to Hand over their Weapons

An officer in the United Nations Peacekeeping forces denied on Wednesday night the claim made by the Philippine army according to which UNDOF (United Nations Disengagement Observer Force soldiers instructed them to hand their weapons over to rebel forces in Syria,

The officer indicated that the only instruction given to the Philippine soldiers was not to open fire.

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