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Fighters detain UN peacekeepers

The United Nations says around 20 peacekeepers have been detained by armed fighters near Golan Heights.

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Report: Detained UN peacekeepers will be released

Syria's main opposition leader has said the 21 UN peacekeepers who were detained by armed fighters on the Syrian-Israeli border are safe and will be released, US news anchor Christiane Amanpour reports.

She tweeted that the head of Syria's main opposition bloc Moaz al-Khatib has said the peacekeepers were not kidnapped.

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