Israel rebuffs Russian offer to keep Iranian forces from Golan: official

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu attends a joint statment with Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban (not seen) at the prime minister's office in Jerusalem, July 19, 2018. Debbie Hill/Pool via Reuters/File Photo

JERUSALEM – Israel rebuffed on Monday a new Russian offer to keep Iranian forces in Syria away from the Golan Heights ceasefire line, an Israeli official said, complicating Moscow’s bid to stabilize the country as the civil war there wanes. The latest disagreement arose in a meeting between Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and a […]

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