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40 Filipino peacekeepers were able to survive a grueling seven hour gun battle with Syrian rebels. The men escaped their outpost in the Golan Heights in the darkness of the night, in what has been hailed as “the greatest of escapes”. 68 more words
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippine military chief says more than 70 Filipino peacekeepers have escaped from two areas in the Golan Heights that came under attack by Syrian rebels. 108 more words
The Irish Mirror reported on Saturday that Irish peacekeepers soldiers managed to helped the 35 Filipino peacekeepers belong to Position 69 for possible attack by Syrian rebels thru securing an escape route near the Israeli-Syrian border towards Israel border. 247 more words
MANILA, Philippines – A firefight erupted between a group of Filipino peacekeepers and 150 Islamist militants, when Syrian rebels begun attacking at UN peacekeepers position 68 at around 6am on Saturday in Syria (11 am Manila time). 306 more words
WATCH ABOVE: According to news reports, fighting continued in the area on August 30, with fighters surrounding Filipino UN peacekeepers in the Golan Heights.
MANILA, Philippines – The Philippine military chief says more than 70 Filipino peacekeepers have escaped from two areas in the Golan Heights that came under attack by Syrian rebels. 843 more words