Golan Region

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Revealed: Israeli Druze Joining Assad

Revealed: Israeli Druze Joining Assad

There are Israeli citizens on both sides of Syria’s civil war. Druze join Assad while Arabs largely favor rebels.Maayana Miskin, 22/10/2013 20:19
Bathers 'Desecrate' IDF War Memorial

Bathers 'Desecrate' IDF War Memorial

Local residents shocked and offended by incident in which families went swimming in a memorial to victims of helicopter tragedy.Chana Ya'ar, 31/07/2013 13:22
Yaalon: Combat Units ‘Likely to Be Called Up Soon’

Yaalon: Combat Units ‘Likely to Be Called Up Soon’

Defense Minister hints at major operation during a visit to the Golan.Maayana Miskin, 26/06/2013 13:41
Dayan: Israel Has a Choice Between Bad and Worse

Dayan: Israel Has a Choice Between Bad and Worse

Former IDF general says Israelis should give thanks each day for the Golan.Maayana Miskin, 07/05/2013 11:44
IDF Attacked by Forces in Syria, Returns Fire

IDF Attacked by Forces in Syria, Returns Fire

Syrian gunmen opened fire on IDF soldiers for the second time in 24 hours. Soldiers fired back, destroying Syrian position.Maayana Miskin, Chana Ya'ar, 24/03/2013 10:37
Syria Demands UN Stop Israel from Seeking Oil

Syria Demands UN Stop Israel from Seeking Oil

Syria is angered by Israel’s search for oil in the Golan, calls for UN intervention.Maayana Miskin, 28/02/2013 19:05
Syrian Shell Hits Israel in Golan

Syrian Shell Hits Israel in Golan

A shell fired from Syria hits the Golan as rebels, Syrian troops continue to battle near border.Maayana Miskin, 27/02/2013 14:09
IDF Ready in ‘Volatile’ Golan

IDF Ready in ‘Volatile’ Golan

The IDF is prepared for a new reality in the Golan, retired general says. Region currently ‘volatile'.Maayana Miskin, 22/02/2013 10:55
Israel Deploys Third Iron Dome Battery in North

Israel Deploys Third Iron Dome Battery in North

A third Iron Dome anti-missile defense system has been deployed in northern Israel, a week after alleged Syria airstrike.Elad Benari, 06/02/2013 04:43
IDF Jeep Hit by Gunfire from Syria

IDF Jeep Hit by Gunfire from Syria

Gunfire from Syria hits IDF jeep, Israel complains to UN.Maayana Miskin, 20/11/2012 17:53
‘Giving Up the Golan would be National Suicide’

‘Giving Up the Golan would be National Suicide’

Giving up the Golan would bring Al-Qaeda to the shores of the Kinneret, Foreign Minister warns.Maayana Miskin, 30/10/2012 18:33
Golan Commander: Be Prepared for the Worst

Golan Commander: Be Prepared for the Worst

Commander: as Syria battles, be prepared for worst-case scenario.Maayana Miskin, 10/08/2012 09:30
Left-Wing Journalist Regrets Golan Stance

Left-Wing Journalist Regrets Golan Stance

A reporter for Haaretz regrets his stance on the Golan. ‘The world jihad would have been in Ein Gav.’Maayana Miskin, 09/08/2012 14:36
IDF Stops Infiltration on Syrian Border

IDF Stops Infiltration on Syrian Border

IDF soldiers prevent a Syrian man from infiltrating the Golan. Commanders believe man was planning attack.Maayana Miskin, 04/08/2012 21:24
IDF Prepares To Accept Syrian Refugees on Golan

IDF Prepares To Accept Syrian Refugees on Golan

Chief of Staff says Assad will fall and the IDF can take in Alawite refugees to the Golan. A large influx might threaten Israeli control. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 10/01/2012 15:46
Saudi Buys Israeli Lands

Saudi Buys Israeli Lands

Head of a local council in Northern Israel describes how a Saudi sheikh attempted to buy lands from him, calling it 'reclamation'.Elad Benari, 14/09/2010 01:36
Call to Settle Nazareth Illit

Call to Settle Nazareth Illit

Leading religious-Zionist MKs held a special meeting in the city of Nazareth Illit this week, and called on idealistic families to move there.Hillel Fendel, 15/07/2010 16:10
New Eye Diagnostic Device

New Eye Diagnostic Device

A new imaging device at the Ziv Medical Center in Tzfat enables doctors to see the inner workings of the retina, at the back of the eye.Hana Levi Julian, 12/01/2010 15:55
New Treatment for Gaucher's

New Treatment for Gaucher's

An Israeli firm has passed the first hurdle in gaining FDA approval for a new treatment for Gaucher's disease.Hana Levi Julian, 10/12/2009 17:11