Skip to comments.Syrian troops advance near Golan Heights city
Posted on 02/22/2014 8:01:48 AM PST by Olog-hai
Syrian state TV says government forces have captured two rebel-held areas on the edge of the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights.
The report, citing a military official, says troops and pro-government gunmen captured Saturday the areas of Rasm al-Hour and Rasm al-Sad, south of the town of Quneitra. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory For Human Rights confirmed troops were on the offensive, adding that the air force was taking part in the attack.
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“U.N. Security Council strongly condemned all military activity on the Golan Heights by the Syrian army and opposition fighters, warning that it could “jeopardize the cease-fire” between Syria and Israel.”
This is like telling them not to ‘cross the line or there will be consequences’. The U.N., like the Anointed One, think armies can be stopped with words. When in all the history of human conflict has that worked?
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