Report: UN troops flee Syria towards Israel

By JPOST.COM STAFF
August 30, 2014 14:20




Al Jazeera reported on Saturday that UN peacekeepers stationed on the Syrian side of the Golan Heights buffer zone were fleeing Syria towards Israel.

The report said the UN peacekeepers were abandoning their posts following attacks by militant rebels in the area. It was not stated how many troops have left their posts or from what nationality they were.

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