The Golan is what makes Israel defensible from potential attacks launched from Syria. To give it back to Syria would be a bad move and would invite the Syrians to gain prestige with Hezbollah and Hamas, thereby giving it greater influence in Lebanon and Gaza. This could be a VERY bad move for Israel.
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U.S., allies stage 20 strikes against Islamic State in Iraq (Reuters)
from the article: Report: Syria willing to consider phased Golan pullout
Israeli Labor Party convention demonstrates deception of highest order
Nearly every delegate at the Tel Aviv conference is happy to declare their belief in the two-state solution, and to explain why it's not yet possible.18:45 11.02.16 | 0 comments