Entitled 'Should Israel open the occupied Golan Heights to Syrian refugees?' AlertNet correspondent Emma Batha draws extensively from the FMR article by Crystal Plotner, legal advocacy researcher at Al-Marsad. According to Plotner: 'After a history of involvement in conflicts which resulted in refugees fleeing to its neighbours, Israel now has the opportunity to extend a friendly hand and reciprocate as a host country to those fleeing the brutality of war.'
AlertNet draws on latest issue of FMR for article on re-opening the Golan Heights to refugees from Syria
- 16 September 2014
- Media coverage
Article quotes Crystal Plotner's piece in issue 47 of Forced Migration Review, 'If Israel accepted Syrian refugees and IDPs in the Golan Heights'