Via NY Times:
JERUSALEM — Israel announced Sunday that it was constructing a border fence along the length of its armistice line with Syria in the Golan Heights and that it was coordinating its intelligence with the United States in light of the deteriorating security situation in Syria.
Pool photo by Uriel Sinai
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel said that “we will defend this border against both infiltration and terrorism.”
In remarks at the start of the weekly cabinet meeting, Prime MinisterBenjamin Netanyahu said that the Syrian Army had moved away from the frontier and that jihadist forces had moved in.