Posts tagged as Middle East war

Syria slams Trump, vows to recover Israeli-occupied Golan

Friday, March 22, 2019

Damascus condemned on Friday US President Donald Trump’s statement that it was time to recognize Israeli sovereignty over the Golan Heights, vowing Syria would recover the area using “all available means.” Syria’s allies Russia and Iran also upbraided Trump for the comment he made on Thursday, which marks a dramatic shift in US policy over the status of a disputed area that was captured by Israel in the 1967 Middle…