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'
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.'