Front for the Liberation of the Golan

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The Front for the Liberation of the Golan is a guerrilla organization formed by Syria in July 2006 shortly after Hezbollah victory over Israel during the 2006 Lebanon War. Its aim is to recover the Golan Heights from Israel through military campaign. The force is trained by Hezbollah.[1] It is made up of hundreds of Syrian volunteers[2] and Palestinian refugees living in the Damascus area.[3]


  1. ^ Wikas, Seth (2006-08-29). "The Damascus-Hizballah Axis: Bashar al-Asad's Vision of a New Middle East". Washington Institute. Retrieved 2013-03-08. 
  2. ^ Brannon, Josh (2006-10-24). "Eizencott takes over N. Command". Jerusalem Post. Retrieved 2008-02-07. 
  3. ^ Kalman, Matthew (2006-12-10). "Next battleground will be a familiar one, Israelis say". San Francisco Chronicle. Retrieved 2008-02-07.