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UN chief: Syria threatens Golan ceasefire

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UNITED NATIONS (AP) — U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is recommending that the 911-member U.N. peacekeeping force in the Golan Heights be bolstered to 1,250 troops. Ban has warned that spillover violence in the Golan from Syria's civil war is threatening a nearly four-decade-old ceasefire between Syria and Israel. His push to bolster the force comes even as the U.N. lobbies other...