IDF: 200-300 rioters approaching Israeli-Syria border

By JPOST.COM STAFF
June 5, 2011 12:26

The IDF spokesperson said "200-300 rioters" were approaching the Israeli-Syrian border near Majdal-Shams on Sunday. The protesters were marching to commemorate the "Naksa," or setback of the 1967 Six-Day War.

The spokesperson added that dozens of demonstrators in Quneitra were damaging the security infrastructure.

Syrian TV reported that the IDF had shot dead Syrians at the border.


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