Mideast Israel Syria Land Day

March 29, 2012 - 12:16 PM
Israeli soldiers stand on the border fence between Majdal Shams in the Golan Heights, and Syria, as security is tightened ahead of Land Day, Thursday, March 29, 2012. March 30 is traditionally marked by Israeli Arabs as "Land Day," a time of protests against the confiscation of Arab-owned lands by Israel. In recent years, Palestinians have joined in.(AP Photo/Hamad Almakt) ISRAEL OUT