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September 19, 2014 9:57 am

UN Peacekeepers in Golan Heights Returning Home to Philippines

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The Golan Heights. Photo: Wikimedia Commons. – Members of the 7th Philippine peacekeeping contingent in Golan Heights are coming home to the Philippines with the first batch of 244 personnel set to arrive Friday.

The peacekeepers completed their tour of duty after being attacked by al-Qaeda-linked Syrian rebels and making what was dubbed as the “greatest escape” in Golan late August.

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