Islamic nations call emergency meeting on Golan Heights ‘escalation’

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks on the phone during a weekly cabinet meeting held on the Golan Heights, April 17, 2016. (Moav Vardi)

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks on the phone during a weekly cabinet meeting held on the Golan Heights, April 17, 2016. (Moav Vardi)

Organisation of Islamic Cooperation to discuss PM Netanyahu’s recent pledge that contested territory will remain Israeli ‘forever’

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Iran sending nuke deal money to terror groups on border, Netanyahu warns

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu seen during his visit to the northern border of Israel on August 18, 2015. (Amos Ben Gershom/GPO)

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu seen during his visit to the northern border of Israel on August 18, 2015. (Amos Ben Gershom/GPO)

Visiting frontier with Lebanon days after large scale drill, prime minister says Israel is ready to strike ‘at those who try to harm us’

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Airstrike kills squad placing mine on northern border

The IDF on high alert in the Golan Heights on Tuesday,  January 27, 2015 after responding with artillery fire to two rocket attacks launched from Syrian territory. (Photo credit: Basal Awidat/Flash90)

The IDF on high alert in the Golan Heights on Tuesday, January 27, 2015 after responding with artillery fire to two rocket attacks launched from Syrian territory. (Photo credit: Basal Awidat/Flash90)

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High alert in north as rockets fired at Golan Heights

Archive photo: An Israeli army tank is seen stationed near the village of Majdal Shams, on March 19, 2014, in the Golan Heights. (photo credit: AFP/Jalaa Marey)

Archive photo: An Israeli army tank is seen stationed near the village of Majdal Shams, on March 19, 2014, in the Golan Heights. (photo credit: AFP/Jalaa Marey)

No injuries or damage reported as two missiles land near Hermon ski resort; army returns fire

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IDF chief says army ‘ready’ as north braces for Hezbollah response

Israeli soldiers of the Golani Brigade training in the Israeli-controlled Golan Heights, near the Israel-Syria border, January 19, 2015. (photo credit: AP/Ariel Schalit)

Israeli soldiers of the Golani Brigade training in the Israeli-controlled Golan Heights, near the Israel-Syria border, January 19, 2015. (photo credit: AP/Ariel Schalit)

Iron Dome anti-missile system deployed; army units set to go on leave ordered to stay put

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Kidnapped peacekeepers are ‘safe’ — UN

UN peacekeepers use binoculars to watch smoke rising in the distance caused by fighting between forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar Assad and rebels over the control of the Quneitra border crossing, on August 27, 2014 (Photo credit: Jack Guez/AFP)

UN peacekeepers use binoculars to watch smoke rising in the distance caused by fighting between forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar Assad and rebels over the control of the Quneitra border crossing, on August 27, 2014 (Photo credit: Jack Guez/AFP)

International body says it has received assurances that 44 troops detained by terrorists are in good health

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