Merom Golan

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Merom Golan
מְרוֹם גּוֹלָן
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Merom Golan is located in the Golan Heights
Merom Golan
Merom Golan
Coordinates: 33°08′00″N 35°46′33″E / 33.13333°N 35.77583°E / 33.13333; 35.77583Coordinates: 33°08′00″N 35°46′33″E / 33.13333°N 35.77583°E / 33.13333; 35.77583
District Northern
Council Golan Regional Council
Region Golan Heights
Affiliation Kibbutz Movement
Founded 14 July 1967
Population (2006) 495

Merom Golan (Hebrew: מְרוֹם גּוֹלָן) is an Israeli settlement and a kibbutz in the northern Golan Heights which lies in the municipal territory of the Golan Regional Council, at the foot of Mt. Bental. The international community considers Israeli settlements in the Golan Heights illegal under international law, but the Israeli government disputes this.[1]

Kibbutz Golan (later Merom Golan) was established with funds from the Upper Galilee Regional Council on the site of the abandoned military camp of Aleika.[2]

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  1. ^ "The Geneva Convention". BBC. 10 December 2009. 
  2. ^ 1967 Israel, the War and the Year that Transformed the Middle east by Tom Segev p.574-575

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