44 Fiji Peacekeepers Captured by Syria Rebels
Militants force members of UN mission from Golan Heights post, also trap Filipino troops
By Jenn Gidman, Newser Staff
Posted Aug 29, 2014 10:15 AM CDT
(Newser) – The UN says that 44 of its Fijian peacekeeping troops have been captured by militants in Syria, while 75 of its Filipino peacekeepers are surrounded by insurgents who want them to surrender their weapons, reports the AP. All of ...