Russia: Golan Heights status change would violate UN decisions

Russia: Golan Heights status change would violate UN decisions
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  • calendar-gray 22 March 2019

Russia’s Foreign Ministry said on Friday that a change in the status of the Golan Heights would be a direct violation of United Nations decisions, RIA news agency said in a report citing ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova, ONA informs with reference to Reuters.

She was commenting on a statement by US President Donald Trump, who tweeted on Thursday it was time to recognize Israeli sovereignty over the Golan Heights that Israel seized from Syria in 1967.

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