05 décembre 2012

Syria war threatens UN troops on Golan ceasefire line

         United Nations forces based inside Syria to monitor a longtime ceasefire between Syria and Israel will bring in armor to reinforce their security because of a threat posed by an influx of Syrian rebels, the UN peacekeeping chief said. The UN force deployed in the area after the 1973 Middle East war, between Syria and Israel. Speaking in Paris, peacekeeping chief Herve Ladsous said a number of countries contributing to the UN Disengagement Observer Force (UNDOF) had voiced concerns after... [Lire la suite]
Posté par Rodica à 22:12 - Permalien [#]

05 décembre 2012

'Israel has the right to respond to provocative PA moves'

        Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu departed for Germany Wednesday morning, where he was expected to push the message that if the Europeans want to prevent Israel from responding further to the recent Palestinian victory at the UN, they should “encourage a positive Palestinian dynamic” and keep the PA from “further provocative actions,” diplomatic officials said on Tuesday. Netanyahu is scheduled to dine with German Chancellor Angela Merkel and hear sharp criticism of plans to build 3,000... [Lire la suite]
Posté par Rodica à 06:17 - Permalien [#]