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IS 'apologised' to Israel after cross-border attack, claims ex-minister

26 April, 2017

Israel's former defence minister has said that the Islamic State group "apologised" to Israeli authorities for an attack in the first public admission of direct contact with the extremists.

Pro-Syrian regime fighters killed after Israel strikes 'weapons warehouse'

23 April, 2017

Israeli forces have hit Syria again after 'air strikes' hit a weapons' depot at a pro-regime base in the Golan Heights, killing at least three fighters.

Israel targets Syria positions after Golan mortar fire

21 April, 2017

Israel's army said Friday it had targeted positions inside Syria in retaliation for mortar fire that struck the northern part of the occupied Golan Heights.

Druze in Israeli-occupied Golan march for Syrian independence day

17 April, 2017

Hundreds of Druze on the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights marched Monday for Syrian independence day

Israel claims leading Hizballah official killed in Iran-linked feud

21 March, 2017

Hizballah has denied Israeli claims that its leader ordered the killing of military commander Mustafa Badreddine after he objected to the Lebanese Shia paramilitary group's huge losses in Syria.

Drone down: Syrian-Israeli tensions escalate in flash-point Golan Heights

21 March, 2017

Since Friday Israel and Syria have engaged in a number of tit-for-tat cross-border attacks with accompanying rhetoric from both sides threatening further retribution

Russia summons Israeli ambassador over Syria airstrikes

20 March, 2017

Israeli aircraft carried out several strikes on Syria last week, prompting the launch of ground-to-air missiles in response, one of which was intercepted.

Hizballah affiliate killed in suspected Israeli drone-strike in Syria

19 March, 2017

Israel reportedly launched a drone attack on Yasser al-Sayyid while he was driving towards the Golan Heights on Sunday afternoon.

Israel threatens to 'destroy' Syrian air-defence system

19 March, 2017

Israeli Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman on Sunday threatened to destroy Syrian air defense systems after they fired ground-to-air missiles at Israeli warplanes carrying out strikes.

Tensions flare as Israel hits 'Hizballah targets' in Syria

17 March, 2017

Anti-aircraft missiles were launched from Syria into Israeli-controlled territory early on Friday, following a series of Israeli airstrikes inside Syria.

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