Middle East

Clashes follow suicide attack in Syria's Quneitra

Israeli military 'prepared' to intervene as a Druze village is caught up in fighting between Assad's forces and rebels.

Violence hits Druze village Hader in Syria's Quneitra

Golan Heights

UN rejects Israel's claim over Syria's Golan Heights

Security Council says status of the Golan will not change after Netanyahu vows it will remain part of Israeli territory.

UN rejects Israel's claim over Syria's Golan Heights

Opinion

Israel, Golan Heights and the Syrian endgame

With the demand for recognition of the Golan Heights' annexation, Netanyahu is one of many circling war-torn Syria.

Geoffrey Aronson

by Geoffrey Aronson

Geoffrey Aronson

War & Conflict

Israel strikes Syria after stray rockets land in Golan

Israel bombs Syrian army positions in response to 'misfired' rockets that landed in the Israeli-occupied territory.

Israel strikes Syria after stray rockets land in Golan

War & Conflict

UN peacekeepers injured in mortar fire on Golan Heights

Israeli army describes rounds, which lightly wounded two UN soldiers, as stray fire from ongoing conflict in Syria.

UN peacekeepers injured in mortar fire on Golan Heights

Middle East

Israel's oil drilling in Golan criticised

Drilling for oil in occupied Golan is part of a larger plan to increase Israeli settlement activity, rights groups say.

Israel's oil drilling in Golan criticised

Politics

Israel shoots down Syrian plane over Golan

Syria accuses Israel of siding with rebels after one of its aircraft is destroyed over Golan Heights.

Israel shoots down Syrian plane over Golan

Politics

UN soldiers relocate in Golan Heights

Soldiers monitoring Syrian side of Israeli-occupied border relocate after recent clashes with Syrian rebels.

UN soldiers relocate in Golan Heights

Politics

Golan Heights: New flashpoint in Syria war?

Following clashes at the Quneitra crossing in the Golan Heights, Syrian residents say they fear a spillover of violence.

Golan Heights: New flashpoint in Syria war?

Politics

UN soldiers escape siege by Syria rebels

Two groups of Filipino peacekeepers escape positions in occupied Golan Heights threatened by rebels from Syria.

Politics

Syrian rebels attack UN peacekeepers in Golan

Philippine defence chief says Filipino peacekeepers in the Golan Heights are under attack from Syrian rebels.

Syrian rebels attack UN peacekeepers in Golan

Politics

UN soldiers seized by rebels in Golan Heights

US blames Nusra Front fighters for capture of 43 Fijians serving in UN observer force in Israeli-occupied area.