Israel Says It Killed Suspected Islamic State-Linked Militants

UN peacekeepers return after 4 years to Israel-occupied Golan Heights near Syria

Asked whether Israel should be less wary of possible flare-ups on the Golan - much of which it seized from Syria in a 1967 war and annexed in a move not recognised overseas - Lieberman said: "I believe so".

More alarming for Israel, however, is the Iranian presence at the border.

Israel said the group was around 200m (656ft) from an Israeli fence in the zone, delineated by Israel and Syria in 1974.

Israel has killed seven Syrian fighters it believed were about to carry out an attack on the Golan Heights for Islamic State.

"During the transition period, we plan to establish observation posts of the military police of the Russian Armed Forces along the "Bravo" line", explained Russian Defense Ministry spokesman Sergei Rudskoy.

Israel acknowledged a return to normalcy along the frontier.

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Gains by President Bashar Assad's forces in the Syrian civil war present advantages for Israel even though the two countries remain technically at war, Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman said on Thursday.

Israel has been blamed for previous attacks on a suspected Iranian military base in the el-Kisweh area.

The move comes as Russian Federation continues to become more involved in Middle Eastern affairs after its military backing of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.

Syria said late Thursday that its air defenses destroyed an unspecified enemy target during an attempted airstrike west of Damascus, as residents reported a series of loud explosions around the Syrian capital.

Russian Federation announced Thursday that it would deploy military police and place monitoring posts on the Golan Heights to prevent further confrontations.

It was the first publicized results of Russian mediation.

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During their summit in Helsinki, Russian President Vladimir Putin and President Donald Trump said they were exploring ways to protect Israel from the war in Syria.

He declined to say specifically where they were located, but said it was in the southern Golan, near the Jordanian border.

Israel's military spokesperson, Lt. -Col.

"The IDF remains, on high readiness, and levels of alert for any threats - be it in the air or on the ground - and we of course remain committed to defend Israeli citizens and Israeli sovereignty", Conricus told journalists.

The strike on the Islamic State terrorists comes amid a large-scale drill being held by the IDF's Northern Commander to test its military preparedness.

Speaking to reporters Thursday, Brig.

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Chief of the Main Operational Directorate of the General Staff of the Russian Armed Forces Lieutenant General Sergei Rudskoi speaks during a news briefing, with a map showing the territory of Israel, Jordan, Lebanon and Syria seen in the background, in Moscow, Russia August 2, 2018. Syria said that the jet was conducting raids in Syrian airspace when it was engaged by Israeli forces.

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