Syria’s Assad set to recover Golan frontier as rebels surrender

FILE PHOTO: Internally displaced man holds a stack of bread near the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights in Quneitra, Syria July 11, 2018. REUTERS/Alaa Al-Faqir/File Photo

BEIRUT/AMMAN (Reuters) – Syrian President Bashar al-Assad is set to recover control of the frontier with the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights after rebel fighters in the area agreed to surrender terms, sources on both sides said on Thursday. The rebels in al-Quneitra province at the border with the Israeli-controlled territory have agreed either to accept safe […]

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