Syria: Russian military convoy attacked near the Golan Heights as child dies in mine explosion

A Russian military convoy was attacked in southern Syria, near the border with the Israeli occupied Golan Heights, while one child was killed and five injured by a mine explosion in the restive province of Daraa. The Horan Free League Read More …

Several Improvised Explosive Devices Defused in Golan Heights

Israel seized the Golan Heights from Syria during the Six-Day War in 1967, and has been in control of them since 1981 after passing the controversial Golan Heights Law. The status of the mountain plateau is considered one of the Read More …

Inside the gruelling danger experienced by Irish peacekeeping troops in Syria

On the roads along the Golan Heights danger lurks at every corner for Irish troops. A 50-year-old land dispute between Syria and Israel, a Syrian civil war, and a battle for the hearts and minds of the Golan Arabs between Read More …