Iran's Deputy Permanent Representative to the UN Zahra Ershadi said the United Nations Security Council must act to force Israel to end the occupation of Syria’s Golan Heights and aggression against the country.
The United Nations General Assembly approved a resolution declaring that Israel’s decision to impose its jurisdiction in Syria’s Golan Heights with the aim of changing the character and legal status of the strategic territory is “null and void” and constitutes a flagrant violation of international law.
The residents of Syria’s Golan Heights have staged a protest against Israel’s plan to install wind turbines in the occupied territory, which they say would pave the way for the seizure of more land from them.
Syria has censured Israel’s land theft and repressive measures against Syrians in the occupied side of the Golan Heights as a flagrant violation of international law, saying that Damascus reserves the right to re-establish control over the occupied land.
Iran’s UN ambassador condemns the world body’s inaction in the face of the US’s increasing support for Israel’s territorial violations, including Washington’s recent recognition of Syria’s Golan Heights as an “Israeli territory.”
The guarantors of the Astana talks on Syria – Iran, Russia and Turkey – condemned the recent US move to recognize Israel's sovereignty over Syria’s Golan Heights and called it a threat to the regional security, a statement said on Friday.
The United States has become the subject of a new round of furor by world countries over its controversial decision to recognize Israeli “sovereignty” over the part of Syria’s Golan Heights that has been occupied by the Tel Aviv regime.
People have held protests all over Syria to denounce the United States’ recent move to recognize Israeli “sovereignty” over the part of Syria’s Golan Heights that has been occupied by the Tel Aviv regime.
Syrian Foreign Ministry said that in a flagrant aggression on the sovereignty and territorial integrity of the Syrian Arab Republic, the US President has recognized the annexation of the occupied Syrian Golan to the Zionist occupation entity.
World nations and prominent international rights groups have joined voices with Syria to condemn a recent decision by US President Donald Trump to recognize Israel’s “sovereignty” over the Golan Heights, which have been under the regime’s occupation since 1967.
US President Donald Trump’s formal recognition of Israeli sovereignty over the occupied Golan Heights, a Syrian territory, has assured that Israel will be in a perpetual state of war with its Arab neighbors for many decades, according to experts.
A leading Pakistani English news daily strongly believes that recent tweet of US President Donald Trump on the Golan Heights is to appease Zionist regime and disdain Arabs in general and Palestinians in particular.