Analysis: Golan fighting spells more Syria trouble for Israel




 
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Analysis: Golan fighting spells more Syria trouble for Israel
 
June 7th, 2013  
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Topic: Analysis: Golan fighting spells more Syria trouble for Israel


Analysis: Golan fighting spells more Syria trouble for Israel
By Maayan Lubell JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Brush fires from stray mortar bombs were still ablaze on the occupied Golan Heights on Friday as Israeli farmers returned to their fields, a day after battles in Syria's civil war reached a U.N.-manned border crossing. Once the smoke clears, Israel could find itself facing more trouble from multiple threats on its northern front. On Thursday, Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's forces beat back rebels who seized the Quneitra crossing on the Golan, a strategic plateau captured by Israel in a 1967 Middle East war. The battles sent U.N. ...




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