Organization 1st mentioned in WND interview officially goes public
Posted: February 13, 2007
JERUSALEM – Marking its official public debut, a purported new Syrian terror group today claimed it is holding a missing Israeli soldier and will free the captive in exchange for nine Syrians held in Israeli jails.
A group calling itself the Syrian Front for the Liberation of the Golan Heights faxed a statement to reporters addressing "the Zionists" and offering a prisoner-swap deal for Israeli soldier Guy Hever, who has been missing since 1997 and who the group claimed is in its custody. Hever disappeared in the Golan Heights near the Syrian border.
The Syrian Front for the Liberation of the Golan first announced its establishment in a widely-circulated exclusive interview with WND last June. More....