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June 6, 2013 10:27 pm

Israel Expresses Concern Over Austria Evacuation of Golan

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Jerusalem Post – UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon scrambled on Thursday night to find troops to replace some 380 UN peacekeepers on the Golan Heights that Austria announced earlier in the day it was evacuating.

Israeli diplomatic officials said Ban understood the implications for the future of peacekeeping missions in the region if the force collapsed because of regional tensions.

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  • jacob

    For all the good these troops had been doing, not just the Austrians but all of them can go home and it goes
    not only for those at the Golan Heights but those at
    the Lebanese border as well, all of them being as useful as tits on a bull….