Irish troops evacuate Filipino peacekeepers in Syria (34)

Irish Times 2014.08.30 18:36
35 Filipino UN peacekeepers ‘extricated' as Nusra Front surrounds camps in Golan Heights Israeli soldiers observe the Syrian side of the Quneitra border crossing between the Israeli-controlled Golan Heights and Syria yesterday. Photograph: Reuters Irish troops evacuated 35 UN peacekeepers from a Syrian camp this morning as al Qaeda-linked Syrian rebels surrounded a number of encampments in the Golan Heights.
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