Syria calls on UN to thwart Israel’s ’separation fence‘ on Golan Heights

15.08.2011                      15.Aw-Elul, 5771                       TuBeAw

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Syria calls on UN to thwart Israel's 'separation fence' on Golan Heights

Fence is part of IDF attempt to prevent border infiltration following September vote at UN; Syria's ambassador to United Nations says Israel trying to separate Syrian-Druze population of Golan Heights from their Syrian motherland.

Israel is harming the residents of Majd al-Shams and taking over their lands in order to build a "racist separation fence," Syria's ambassador to the United Nations, Bashar Ja'afari, complained last week in a letter to UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and the permanent members of the UN Security Council.
The letter was sent to the secretary-general on August 8, the day the Syrian Army killed more than 60 protesters in the city of Deir al-Zour. On the same day, Arab League Secretary-General Nabil al-Arabi issued the first condemnation of the Assad regime's actions and called for an end to the killing of civilians….