Golan Regional Council

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Golan Regional Council, Katzrin

The Golan Regional Council (Hebrew: מועצה אזורית גולן‎‎, Arabic: مجلس الجولان الإقليمي‎‎) is a regional council that supervises regional services to Israeli settlements located on the Golan Heights. It is made up of 19 moshavim and 10 kibbutzim, and other villages. The council headquarters are in Katzrin.

The current Head of Council is Eli Malka.

The Golan Heights were captured by Israel from Syria in the Six-Day War of 1967. They are internationally recognized as Syrian territory occupied by Israel, although Israel asserts it has a right to retain the area.[1][need quotation to verify]

Heads and deputy council[edit]

Settlements[edit]

Alphabetical list.

type name founded
kibbutz Afik 1972
moshav Alonei HaBashan 1981
moshav Aniam 1978
moshav Avnei Eitan 1978
moshav Bnei Yehuda 1972
kibbutz Ein Zivan 1968
kibbutz El Rom 1971
moshav Eliad 1968
kibbutz Geshur 1976
moshav Givat Yoav 1970
comm.settlmt. Had Nes 1989
moshav Hispin (Haspin) 1978
moshav Kanaf 1991
comm.settlmt. Kela Alon 1991
moshav Keshet 1974
kibbutz Kfar Haruv 1974
moshav Kidmat Tzvi 1981
moshav Ma'ale Gamla 1975
kibbutz Merom Golan 1967
kibbutz Metzar 1981
kibbutz Mevo Hama 1968
kibbutz Natur 1980
moshav Neot Golan 1968
moshav Neve Ativ 1968
moshav Nimrod 1982
moshav Nov 1974
moshav Odem 1975
kibbutz Ortal 1977
moshav Ramat Magshimim 1968
moshav Ramot 1969
moshav Sha'al 1980
moshav Yonatan 1978

References[edit]

  1. ^ Y.Z Blum "Secure Boundaries and Middle East Peace in the Light of International Law and Practice" (1971) pages 24–46

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 32°59′37.55″N 35°41′56.55″E / 32.9937639°N 35.6990417°E / 32.9937639; 35.6990417