Syrian army says it captures strategic hill overlooking Israeli border

Smoke following an explosion in Syria is seen from the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights near the Israeli Syrian border July 16, 2018. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun

AMMAN (Reuters) – The Syrian army and its allies have taken control of a strategic hill overlooking the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights as it pushes forward with an offensive to seize the remaining parts of the southwest from rebels, state tv and rebels said on Monday. It said the army had taken control of al-Haara hill […]

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