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Syrian rebels near Golan ask world for support against 'Assad's terrorist regime' - The Jerusalem Post

Syrian rebel source says civilians need aid and rebel factions should receive military support from the West against regime which has Iranian and Hezbollah allies. By Seth J. Frantzman. June 30, 2017 09:26. 3 minute read. > Report: Israel secretly ...and more »

IDF strikes Syrian targets after two projectiles hit Israel within an hour - The Jerusalem Post

Smoke rises following an explosion on the Syrian side near the Quneitra border crossing between the Golan Heights and Syria, August 29, 2014.. (photo credit: REUTERS). The IDF struck a canon belonging to Bashar Assad's regime in Syria in retaliation ...and more »

The Signal in Syria's Noise - War on the Rocks

The war in Syria can seem impossibly complicated. Depending on the level of detail or abstraction you apply, there are dozens, hundreds, or thousands of individual factions and sub-factions vying for control of part or all of Syria. Yet those thousands ...and more »

Golan: Where Druze, Settlers And Tourists Cross Paths - Worldcrunch

Occupied by Israel for fifty years, the area on the Syrian border is a favorite destination for Israeli tourists. But most of the Druze who have lived there for generations do not feel Israeli. Serge Dumont. LE TEMPS. 2017-07-03. English edition ...and more »

Israel inching closer to a war nobody wants - +972 Magazine

Increasingly hawkish rhetoric directed at Hezbollah, along with providing humanitarian aid to Syrian rebels, may lead Israel into a war no one wants. Israel's interest is a stable Middle East, but it won't happen without an end to the occupation. By ...and more »

A Syrian conundrum: Can IS be ousted without Assad's help? - The Times of Israel

BEIRUT (AP) — As the US-led coalition tightens the noose around the Islamic State group in Syria, President Bashar Assad's Iranian-backed troops are also seizing back territory from the militants with little protest from Washington, a sign of how ...and more »

US threats and actions in Syria are those of a rogue state - RT

John Wight has written for newspapers and websites across the world, including the Independent, Morning Star, Huffington Post, Counterpunch, London Progressive Journal, and Foreign Policy Journal. He is also a regular commentator on RT and BBC Radio ...and more »

Make No Mistake, We Are Already at War in Syria - The American Conservative

President Donald Trump walks with U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Michael Howard, commander of Joint Force Headquarters, at Arlington National Cemetery, May 29, 2017. Behind them are Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis and U.S. Marine Gen. Joseph Dunford, Chairman of ...and more »

Spillover from Syrian civil war strikes Israel for fifth time in 1 week - The Jerusalem Post mobile website

The IDF said Saturday that a projectile launched from Syria hit an open area in the Northern Golan Heights. No injuries were reported in the event. "The errant projectile is a result of internal fighting in Syria," the IDF said in a statement. The IDF ...and more »

Trump's Unpredictability Threatens Israel's Balanced, Rational Syria Policy - Haaretz

Protesters gathering outside the Trump International Hotel in Washington, June 28, 2017, as Trump's unpredictability threatens Israel's balanced, rational Syria policy. Pictured: Protesters outside Trump International Hotel in Washington, June 28 ...and more »