Syrian army says it captures strategic hill that overlooks Israeli border

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July 16, 2018 15:33
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AMMAN - The Syrian army has taken control of a strategic hill that overlooks the Golan Heights, state television said on Monday.

It said the army had taken control of al-Haara hill in the second day of a major offensive to seize remaining parts of southwest Syria in rebel hands that are close to the border with Israel.

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