chapter  8
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Settlement in the Golan, 1970–1982: from temporary to permanent settlement

Running ahead with settlement and searching for people From 1970 to 1992, events which were taking place in Israel in the realms of security, foreign affairs and internal politics also reflected on settlement in the Golan Heights. The occurrences which were especially salient were:

• The War of Attrition in the Golan – border clashes between Israel and Syria before the Yom Kippur War which led to heavy loss of life and which affected a number of the settlements.