Syrian rebels set to evacuate Golan frontier

Syrian forces of President Bashar al Assad are seen celebrating on al-Haara hill in Quneitra area, Syria July 17, 2018. SANA/Handout via Reuters

BEIRUT/GOLAN HEIGHTS (Reuters) – Syrian rebels are due to start evacuating the border area with the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights on Friday, leaving for rebel-held areas of the north under a surrender deal that will restore President Bashar al-Assad’s control of the frontier. “We are awaiting the start of the operation and God willing it will […]

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