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Israel has occupied part of Syria, the Golan Heights since the 1967 Arab-Israeli War. From there it has been supporting anti-Syrian government Islamist rebels.




Yahoo News:

Israeli Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman said Tuesday that Lebanon and Syria would constitute “one front” against his country if a new war were to break out.

Hezbollah and Israel fought a devastating conflict in 2006, and the Lebanese Shiite group is currently backing President Bashar al-Assad’s regime in the Syrian civil war.

Both countries border Israel to its north.

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Golan Heights is in the middle of the map below.

44.2° N
13.2° E
58.2° E
21.7° N

 

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Golan Heights, Israel




Israel (IL) is estimated to have a population of 8.6 million with a growth rate during 2010-2015 of 1.7% pa.
At the same rate of change, in five years' time its population will increase by 0.8 million.