REUTERS: UN tries to locate Fijian peacekeepers

UN officials shuttled along the rocky frontier between Syria and the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights on Friday, trying to establish the whereabouts of 44 United Nations peacekeepers seized by al-Qaeda-linked militants inside Syria. Israeli forces took up positions at Quneitra, a fortified crossing between Syria and the Golan Heights, barely 400 metres (437 yards) from Nusra Front militants who attacked a UN base on the Syrian side of the border on Wednesday and seized the 44 Fijians. READ MORE OF THIS STORY

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