‘All options,’ even military ones, on the table
to push Israel out of Golan
“We are prepared to do anything in order to return the Golan to the Syrian motherland, including using military force,” Mekdad (pictured below) asserted.
Syria condemns Israeli occupation government’s holding of a provocative meeting in occupied Syrian Golan
[coinciding with Syrian Independence Day]
Golan people defy Israeli cabinet upon occupation meeting
During the ceremony, participants waved the national flags and photos of President Bashar al-Assad.
PM Netanyahu’s Remarks at the Start of the Weekly Cabinet Meeting
I chose to hold this festive Cabinet meeting on the Golan Heights in order to deliver a clear message: The Golan Heights will forever remain in Israel’s hands. Israel will never come down from the Golan Heights.River to Sea Uprooted Palestinian
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I spoke last night with US Secretary of State John Kerry and I told him that I doubt that Syria will ever return to what it was.
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The time has come for the international community to recognize reality, especially two basic facts. One, whatever is beyond the border, the boundary itself will not change. Two, after 50 years, the time has come for the international community to finally recognize that the Golan Heights will remain under Israel’s sovereignty permanently.