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

Activists send 'ISIS wine' from Golan Heights 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

Official: US won't recognize Israeli rule over Golan Heights

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 Russian 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 Following Spillover from War

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, No Casualties

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 (in the Golan)!

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 than Fighting Israel

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 Rockets, Don't Call for Restraint

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: Rocket Fire 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 Senior 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 Fire

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

Report: Israeli Airstrike Kills Pro-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 Gov't: Make Israel's Legal Case for Judea-Samaria

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

Third Time Today: Rocket Alert 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

Druze Leaders Condemn Ambulance Attack, Majdal Shams Celebrates

Residents of Druze town celebrate the attack on the ambulance carrying wounded Syrians, as leaders condemn it.Ben Ariel, 6/23/2015, 4:42 AM

Security Official: Israeli Golan More Peaceful Than Ever

The Golan is more quiet and secure than at almost any time in the past, says IDF officer.Yaakov Levi, 6/17/2015, 7:16 PM

Sirens Sound in Golan

Emergency sirens go off in several communities in northern Golan Heights. Mortar shells may have hit near border, inside Syria, says IDF.Gil Ronen, 6/17/2015, 11:55 AM

IDF Declares 'Closed Military Zone' in Golan, Then Cancels

Area in north-eastern Golan shut off as IDF says it is following Syrian fighting, but shortly afterwards IDF cancels the move.Kobi Finkler, 6/16/2015, 8:34 PM

Israeli Army Vows to Protect Syrian Druze from 'Massacre'

Eizenkot promises to prevent massacre of Druze refugees on Golan Heights border with Syria, responding to Israeli Druze demands.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/16/2015, 7:59 PM

Bennett: The World Needs to Recognize the Golan is Ours

Education Minister Naftali Bennett on Sunday announced his new plan to ensure Israel's security.Yaakov Levi, 6/7/2015, 6:30 PM

UN Condemns Israel for 'Violating Health of Syrians'

UN resolution blames Israel for violating health rights of Syrians in the Golan, ignores the fact that Israel treats wounded Syrians.Ben Ariel, Canada, 5/23/2015, 2:08 AM

Mortar Strike in Golan Heights Injures UN Soldiers

Two wounded after mortar fire from Syria hits Israeli side of Golan Heights.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/4/2015, 1:03 PM

Soldier Seriously Injured after APC Overturns in Golan

Soldiers evacuated for treatment after their APC overturned in the Golan Heights.Sholomo Pytrokovsky, 5/4/2015, 12:57 PM

Mortar Rounds on Golan Heights Were Fired by ISIS

'Spillover' from Syria fired by ISIS group, after it conquers closest post to Israeli border yet just 1.5 miles away.Ari Yashar, 4/29/2015, 2:18 PM

'Spillover'? Gunfire on Golan After Iran Tells Syria to Strike

Hours after Iran tells Syrian DM to open war against Israel on Golan and day after 'stray' mortar rounds, 'stray' shots fired. Coincidence?Ari Yashar, 4/29/2015, 1:21 PM

Iran Tells Syria to Attack Israel on the Golan Heights

Syrian defense minister in rare Iran visit told to open war front against Israel together with Hezbollah, as Iran seeks greater hegemony.Ari Yashar, 4/29/2015, 9:15 AM

Prosor Demands UN Condemn Attack on Golan Heights

Israeli Ambassador to UN urges Security Council action after terrorists place bomb on border, says Syrian regime responsible.Ari Yashar, 4/28/2015, 11:04 PM

Jihad on the Horizon: Al Qaeda, ISIS Clash Along Israeli Border

Nusra Front joins other rebel factions fighting ISIS-linked Jaish al-Jihad battalion in Golan Heights; follows mortar fire into Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/28/2015, 9:12 PM

Sirens Blare Across Golan Heights: 2 Rockets or Shells Reported

Rockets or mortar shells crashed down in the groves near Ein Zivan. No one was hurt. IDF sources blame 'spillover' from Syria civil war.Gil Ronen, Tova Dvorin, 4/28/2015, 12:17 PM

Terrorists Killed in Border Attack Were Sons of Israeli Druze

Report reveals 2 of the 4 terrorists eliminated while placing explosive on border Sunday night are sons of terrorist from Majdal Shams.Ari Yashar, 4/27/2015, 1:10 PM

Regev Warns Hezbollah: Don't Test Us

Likud MK warns Hezbollah after IDF troops eliminate four terrorists in the Golan Heights.Hezki Baruch and Elad Benari, 4/27/2015, 3:14 AM

Netanyahu Commends IDF for Foiling Terror Attack in North

PM Netanyahu praises IDF for eliminating a squad of terrorists as they tried to place an explosive device in the Golan.Elad Benari, 4/27/2015, 12:15 AM

IDF Eliminates Terror Cell Planting Bomb on Syrian Border

Alert IDF forces take out threat of terrorists trying to attack the Golan Heights border with Syria.Kobi Finkler, Ari Yashar, 4/26/2015, 10:37 PM

Report: Mortar Shell Fired in the Golan Heights

Shell strikes an open area, with no injuries or damage; security sources say it is likely Syria spillover.Ido Ben-Porat, 4/15/2015, 8:06 PM

Report: Slain Hezbollah Commander Planned 'High Profile' Attacks

Details emerge on the activities of Jihad Mughniyeh, Hezbollah's 'commander of the Golan Heights' killed in an Israeli missile strike.Moshe Cohen, 4/1/2015, 7:10 PM

IDF Officer Wounded by Syrian Gunfire

Soldier lightly wounded by cross-border fire, IDF responds by hitting points of attack.Kobi Finkler, Ari Yashar, 3/10/2015, 8:09 PM

Former MK: Yaalon Promised No More Medical Treatment for Syrians

Former MK Ayoub Kara asked Defense Minister Moshe Yaalon to prevent the entry of any more Syrians into Israel for medical treatment.Yaakov Levi , 3/4/2015, 3:16 PM

IDF Installs Concrete Barriers Along Syrian Border

Walls erected following deadly antitank missile attack, military source states.Tova Dvorin, 2/24/2015, 6:09 PM

Sa'ar: Only Netanyahu Can Manage Israel's Security Properly

Gideon Sa'ar fully supports Binyamin Netanyahu for the office of Prime Minister, he wrote - despite tensions between them.Moshe Cohen, 2/22/2015, 4:43 PM

Iran Opening a 'Third Front' against Israel, PM Warns

At start of cabinet meeting, Netanyahu warns coming month 'critical' for Iran's nuclear plan, won't back down from Congress speech.Ari Soffer, 2/22/2015, 12:21 PM

Sources: Over 1,000 Hezbollah Terrorists on the Golan

Over 1,000 Hezbollah terrorists are fighting with Syrian and Iranian forces on the Golan, according to numerous sources.Yaakov Levi, 2/15/2015, 6:09 PM

Snow Slows Hezbollah Advance Towards Golan Heights

Fighting rages as Hezbollah approaches Israeli territory in Syria fighting for Assad, but stormy weather slows the terrorists down.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/12/2015, 8:01 PM

New Al Qaeda Video Shows Steady Advance along Israeli Border

Syrian Nusra Front rebel group releases slick new video, in attempt to take back the initiative from rival ISIS in the propaganda war.Ari Soffer, 2/12/2015, 12:52 PM

Report: Hezbollah Taking the Lead in Fight against Syrian Rebels

Syrian military source confirms Hezbollah engaged in major op. near Israeli border. Monitor says it's now leading regime forces.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/10/2015, 6:29 PM

Syrian FM: Hezbollah a 'Big Help' to Us on Golan

Israel will be unsuccessful in keeping Hezbollah off the Golan Heights, Syrian Foreign Minister Walid al-Muallem said Sunday.Yaakov Levi , 2/8/2015, 9:31 PM