TITLE

Militants sieze 43 Golan Heights peacekeepers

PUB. DATE
August 2014
SOURCE
Arab American News;8/30/2014, Vol. 30 Issue 1490, p05
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This section offers news briefs from Syria as of August 2014. It reports on the 43 peacekeepers from the United Nations Disengagement Observer Force (UNDOF) who were detained by Syrian militants in Golan Heights, Israel. Also noted is the seizure of the airbase in Raqqa, Syria by Islamic State militant fighters. It mentions the statement from U.S. President Barack Obama about the prospect of U.S. military action in Syria.
ACCESSION #
97925319

 

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