It's one of the oldest active front in the region and yet receives little attention. The Golan Heights Plateau in Southwestern Syria was seized by Israel at the end of the Six-Day War in 1967. It remains a contentious issue between the two countries to this day, with chaos reigning across the border.

Israel: tension rises with Syria in Golan heights with chaos reigning across the border

It's one of the oldest active front in the region and yet receives little attention. The Golan Heights Plateau in Southwestern Syria was seized by Israel at the end of the Six-Day War in 1967. It remains a contentious issue between the two countries to this day, with chaos reigning across the border.