Members of the Druze community hold Syrian flags during a rally marking Syria's Independence Day in Majdal Shams

 
Members of the Druze community hold Syrian flags during a rally marking Syria
Members of the Druze community hold Syrian flags during a rally marking Syria's Independence Day in the Druze village of Majdal Shams on the Golan Heights April 17, 2012. Israel captured the Golan Heights from Syria in the 1967 Middle East war and annexed the territory in 1981, a move not recognised internationally. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun (POLITICS ANNIVERSARY)