Iran Completes Its Land Bridge to the Golan

Iran Completes Its Land Bridge to the Golan Middle East Forum The Jerusalem Post Jonathan Spyer November 18, 2017 Originally published under the title “Iran Puts Finishing Touches on Its Land Bridge to the Golan.” Abu Kamal is the last link in the Iranian land bridge from the Iraq-Iran border to the Mediterranean. In the east of Syria, the so-called race to Abu Kamal between the US-supported Syrian Democratic Forces and the forces of Iran, the Assad regime and Russia appears to be close to conclusion – in the latter’s favor. Regime forces moved into the town last Thursday. They … Continue reading