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Two IDF soldiers killed by grenade

Two Israeli soldiers in the Golan were killed in an apparent accident when a live grenade exploded.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/17/2016, 3:37 PM

New IDF unit forging ties inside Syria

IDF forms new unit to create ties with local Syrians living close to Israeli border as future of Assad regime remains in doubt.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/29/2016, 3:12 PM

Hypocrisy on the Golan Heights: An "occupational" hazard

Who are the Security Council members who are so "concerned" about Israel controlling the Golan? Dr. Rafael Medoff, 5/3/2016, 4:17 PM

Jerusalem returns fire at UN over Golan Heights

In response to Security Council rejection of Golan staying Israeli, Foreign Ministry retorts: 'they're disconnected from Syrian reality.'Nitsan Keidar, 4/27/2016, 8:09 AM

Danon: UN has lost the plot

Israeli UN Ambassador says Security Council decision to oppose Israeli sovereignty in Golan Heights shows it's out of touch with reality.Ari Soffer, 4/26/2016, 9:21 PM

UN Security Council rejects Bibi Golan declaration

UNSC rebuffs PM's declaration that Golan Heights will remain part of Israel 'forever' - but with a relatively tame statement.Ari Soffer, 4/26/2016, 9:06 PM

Israel hunting chemical-armed ISIS cell in Golan

Israeli intelligence agencies in a race against time against ISIS cell located on Syrian side of the border, according to report.Ari Soffer, 4/26/2016, 8:39 PM

UN Security Council to rule on Golan claims

Security Council responds to Egyptian demands to rule on Netanyahu's claims that Golan will 'forever remain under Israeli control'.David Rosenberg, 4/26/2016, 2:42 PM

Regev: No Syrian foot will touch Kinneret's waters

Culture Minister Miri Regev speaks at Ein Gev Festival. Discusses return of missing soldiers, importance of Golan Heights.Ido Ben-Porat, 4/26/2016, 7:47 AM

Netanyahu to Putin: Golan Heights are our red line

In Moscow visit PM vows to block weapons to Hezbollah, and stop a 'return to days when they fired on our children from the Golan Heights.'Hezki Baruch, 4/21/2016, 4:58 PM

Arab League chief calls for court to try Israel

Arab states still fuming over Israeli prime minister's declaration that the Golan Heights will remain Israeli 'forever.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/21/2016, 2:54 PM

EU rejects Netanyahu's comments on Golan

EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini says that the body does not recognize Israeli sovereignty in the Golan Heights.Ben Ariel, 4/20/2016, 6:45 AM

Incorporate the Golan into Israel now

Why are we dithering about this? Douglas Altabef, 4/19/2016, 12:50 PM

Cruz backs Netanyahu on Golan Heights

Republican presidential candidate expresses strong support for Netanyahu’s call to recognize Israel’s sovereignty over the Golan Heights.Elad Benari, 4/19/2016, 2:16 AM

U.S. 'doesn't consider Golan a part of Israel'

State Department spokesperson rejects Netanyahu's comments that the Golan will forever remain under Israeli sovereignty.Nitsan Keidar, 4/18/2016, 11:18 PM

Arab League joins the Golan Heights free-for-all

After Syria threatens to conquer Golan and Germany condemns Israel for Cabinet meeting, Arab League joins the fray.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/18/2016, 9:09 PM

Germany joins Syria in Golan condemnation

Germany blasts Israeli claims to Golan - but admits time isn't ripe for surrendering the territory to Syria.David Rosenberg, 4/18/2016, 5:01 PM

Syria vows to use the UN to 'take back the Golan'

Syrian UN envoy denounces Cabinet meeting on Golan Heights, calls on Security Council to get involved against Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/18/2016, 4:05 PM

Syria responds to Bibi: We will conquer the Golan

After unique Cabinet meeting on Golan Heights, Syrian regime slams 'provocation,' vows to conquer with 'military force.'Ari Yashar, 4/17/2016, 7:25 PM

Ben-Dahan: Judea-Samaria next for full sovereignty

Deputy Defense Minister says Netanyahu's Golan Heights speech could mark a preemptive step toward full Israeli law in Judea-Samaria.Shimon Cohen, 4/17/2016, 2:13 PM

Netanyahu declares: Golan will forever be ours

PM declares Golan will forever remain a part of Israel, calls on world to recognize Israel's control over strategic area.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/17/2016, 2:04 PM

Netanyahu to announce: Golan will remain ours

Cabinet to hold weekly meeting in the Golan Heights, where Netanyahu will declare that the region is not up for negotiations.Nitsan Keidar, 4/17/2016, 4:39 AM

'We are active on fronts near and far'

Netanyahu visits IDF drill in Golan overlooking Syria, emphasizing Israel's 'relative quiet' in a 'stormy, raging Middle East.'Ido Ben-Porat, 4/11/2016, 5:47 PM

Tank suffers direct hit in major training accident

Tank hit by shell fired by another tank crew in Golan Heights - but soldiers miraculously escape injury.Uzi Baruch, 3/31/2016, 2:50 PM

'Meir Dagan saved the Golan Heights'

Nationalist activist reveals ex-Mossad head helped convince haredi rabbis to oppose giving up the Golan, 'and in effect saved the state.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/17/2016, 10:58 PM

Watch: Netanyahu tours the Golan Heights

PM Binyamin Netanyahu and his wife visit the Golan Heights, including the ancient Um el Kanatir synagogue.Arutz Sheva North America, 3/4/2016, 11:52 PM

Skiing on the edge of Syria's war

Mere miles from Damascus, overlooking Syria's civil war and surrounded by minefields, Israel's Mount Hermon is a ski resort like no other.Daphne Rousseau, 2/2/2016, 4:49 PM

Wolf attack in Katzrin terrifies populace

Recent wolf attack 50 meters away from Golan Heights city has local residents afraid of continuing approach of local packs.Raphael Poch, 1/10/2016, 2:47 PM

IDF prepares for Hezbollah, ISIS attacks up north

IDF forces bolster their preparedness, raise levels of alert amid real concern of terrorist attacks from both Sunni and Shia jihadis.Ari Soffer, 12/30/2015, 6:38 PM

Syrian official pledges attacks from inside Golan

Provincial official tells Iranian media of cooperation between 'resistance' terror against Israel, from both sides of the Golan Heights.Ari Yashar, 12/28/2015, 7:59 AM

Insanity reigns in the UN mad-house

The only explanation for the UN's resolutions the last week of November is psychiatric. Barry Shaw, 11/29/2015, 10:52 PM

Who has possessed the Golan the longest?

The Biblical and Post-Biblical Jewish history of Israel's northwest region, the plateau called the Golan Heights. Give it up? Victor Sharpe, 11/26/2015, 7:58 AM

Tekuma sends 'ISIS wine' from Golan to EU envoy

In protest of decision to label Jewish 'settlement' products, Tekuma tells EU envoy to beware Golan turning into 'ISIS-controlled Jawlan.'Cynthia Blank, 11/19/2015, 1:24 PM

Indyk: Netanyahu was ready to give up Golan in '96

Ex-Obama adviser imagines 'different reality' if Syria was in Golan, tells Israeli public 'you're no victim, Abbas is a peace partner.'Uzi Baruch, 11/12/2015, 7:25 PM

US won't recognize Israeli rule over Golan

Obama administration rejects Netanyahu's proposal, claims recognizing Israeli sovereignty over Golan will undermine US relations in Syria.Cynthia Blank, 11/12/2015, 10:39 AM

Monitor confirms airstrikes near Israeli border

Syrian Observatory for Human Rights notes this is first time Russian planes have carried out strikes in southern Daraa province.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/29/2015, 11:06 AM

IDF Fires Artillery at Syrian Army

In response to 'spillover' mortar shells, IDF launches strikes on Syrian army targets, which it holds responsible for attacks.Ari Yashar, 10/13/2015, 11:09 AM

Mortar 'Spillover' Hits Golan

3 mortar strikes land in Golan Heights, in apparent unintentional stray shots from the fighting in Syria.Ari Yashar, 10/13/2015, 8:46 AM

Giant Oil Deposit Found in Southern Golan

According to estimates, the amount of oil found will make Israel self sufficient for many, many years.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/7/2015, 9:40 AM

IDF Strikes Syrian Army Posts

IDF targets Syrian army in the Golan Heights, after two incidents of spillover into the Israeli side of the border.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/27/2015, 10:03 PM

Mortar Shell from Syria Explodes in Golan

Mortar shell from Syria explodes on the Israeli side of the border as fighting from Syrian civil war spills over yet again.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/27/2015, 8:36 PM

Syrian Fighting Spills Over Into Israel

Stray fire from the conflict in Syria reaches into Israel. No casualties or damage yet reported.Uzi Baruch, 9/26/2015, 7:38 PM

Lapid to Europe: Your Anti-Semitism is Showing!

MK Yair Lapid says EU boycott of Golan is so illogical that it is actually anti-Semitic.Hillel Fendel, 9/21/2015, 1:14 AM

Cow Kicks Man, Moderately Wounds Him

Kung-fu cow? 32-year-old dairy farmer receives a direct bovine kick to the chest, sending him to hospital with painful wounds.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/11/2015, 1:44 PM

Assad: Fighting 'Terrorists' More Important

Syrian President says his country must first deal with anti-regime rebels before it responds to last week's Israeli airstrikes in Syria.Elad Benari, 8/25/2015, 3:15 AM

Prosor to UN: Condemn Syria Rocket Fire

Israel’s UN ambassador calls on the Security Council to condemn rocket fire from Syria instead of calling on both sides to show restraint.Ben Ariel, 8/23/2015, 5:32 AM

Ya'alon: Rockets a Promo for a More Dangerous Iran

Defense Minister links Iran with rocket fire from Syria, warns things will get worse once the sanctions are lifted.Ben Ariel, 8/21/2015, 2:15 AM

IDF Hits 14 Targets in Syria Following Rocket Fire

In a joint operation involving the IAF, the artillery corps and the armored corps, IDF hits 14 targets belonging to the Assad regime.Ben Ariel, 8/21/2015, 12:39 AM

Iran Behind Rocket Fire on Golan, Says IDF Officer

The order to fire rockets from Syrian territory was given by a senior officer in Iran's Al-Quds force, according to the IDF.Kobi Finkler, 8/20/2015, 11:37 PM

IDF Responds to Syrian Missiles with Artillery

Hours after 4 rockets fired at northern Israel from Syria, IDF returns fire, accusing regime of responsibility for allowing strikes.Kobi Finkler, Ari Yashar, 8/20/2015, 7:54 PM

Video: IDF Kills Iran-Sponsored Golan Terrorists

Terrorists infiltrated from Syria last month in order to plant bombs. IDF says Tehran sent them.Kobi Finkler, 8/16/2015, 7:20 PM

Mortar Shells Strike Golan Heights

Shells explode in an open area; strike presumed to be Syria spillover.Koby Finkler, 8/3/2015, 6:16 PM

Wolf Bites a 75-Year-Old Farmer in Golan Heights

Watering the family apple orchard, elderly farmer suffers deep bite wounds in shocking incident as a massive wolf pounces on him.Ari Yashar, 7/31/2015, 11:55 AM

'Israeli Airstrike' Kills Regime Fighters in Syria

Lebanese, Syrian sources claim airstrike by either jet or drone killed a number of regime militiamen in Syrian Golan Heights.Ari Soffer, 7/29/2015, 12:54 PM

Facebook Redraws Israel's Borders

New advertising settings place Judea-Samaria, parts of Jerusalem, and the Golan Heights as 'outside Israel,' according to Israeli media.Tova Dvorin, 7/19/2015, 4:41 PM

Academics Urge to Clarify 'Settlements' Misnomer

Professors call on Deputy FM Hotovely to release formal response clarifying Israel's legal presence in Judea-Samaria.Uzi Baruch, 7/3/2015, 9:30 AM

Sirens Sound in Golan Heights

Rocket alerts sound in northern Golan Heights, making 3 in one day after sirens in south due to rocket misfire in Gaza.Tova Dvorin, 6/28/2015, 3:10 PM