Golan Regional Council
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Golan Regional Council
Golan

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DistrictNorthern
Government
 o TypeRegional council
 o Head of MunicipalityHaim Rokah
Area
 o Total1,090,220 dunams (1,090.22 km2 or 420.94 sq mi)
Population
(2014)
 o Total15,100
 o Density14/km2 (36/sq mi)
WebsiteOfficial website

The Golan Regional Council (Hebrew: ?, Arabic: ? ? ‎) is a regional council that supervises regional services to Israeli settlements located on the Golan Heights. It is made up of 20 moshavim, 10 kibbutzim, and 2 community settlements. The council headquarters is in the town of Katzrin. The current Head of Council is Eli Malka.[]

The Golan Heights were captured by Israel from Syria in the Six-Day War of 1967 and unilaterally annexed in 1981. They are internationally recognized as Syrian territory occupied by Israel.

Heads of council

  • Moshe Gorlik (1978-79)
  • Eytan Lis (1979-88)
  • Yehuda Vulman (1988-2001)
  • Eli Malka (2001-)

Shimon Sheves was deputy council head in the early years of the council's existence.

Settlements

Alphabetical list.

References

External links

Coordinates: 32°59?37.55?N 35°41?56.55?E / 32.9937639°N 35.6990417°E / 32.9937639; 35.6990417


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