he earliest known occupants of the Golan were the Hebrews. The Golan was fought over several times by the Hebrews and the Arabs. Then it was taken over by the Ottoman Empire. Post WW1 the Golan was ceded to the new established Republic of Syria under French Mandate. From 1921 till 1967 the Syrian regimes used Palestinian Jews as target practice. In 1967 Israel retook the Golan by force. It was offered back as a peace deal but Syria refused to make peace. READ historical facts talknic. If Syria wants it back now it comes by peace or by war.Those are the two options.
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