Three Syrian mortars fell in the Golan on Friday afternoon, causing no damage. The IDF responded by hitting Syrian targets, associated with the Assad regime, that were perceived to be the source of the mortars.
The new year and new administration bring intrigue and unanswered questions on a number of major storylines that could shape the complexion of American-Israeli ties both this year and for years to come.
The United Nations will vote next week to allocate funds to implement a resolution initiated by the Palestinians creating a “blacklist” of companies operating directly or indirectly in Judea, Samaria, the Golan, and East Jerusalem.
The Vice President-elect is a long-time supporter of Israel, but it turns out that his connection to the Holy Land goes deeper than even he knows: the Evangelical Christian from Indiana has Orthodox Jewish relatives, one of whom lives in the Golan Heights