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Israel assaults Hezbollah posts in Lebanon in response to rocket and drone launches

The Israeli military confirmed this Tuesday that it has attacked with artillery and by air a number of Hezbollah army posts in southern Lebanon, within the Kfarkela space, in response to a number of launches of projectiles and drones from there, which have triggered alarms in a number of factors in northern Israel. Several rockets launched from Lebanon have been intercepted within the areas of Malkia and Yifach, whereas the infiltration of drones has additionally been detected in northern Israel, together with one which hit a army base of the Northern Command of the Israeli Army, in Safed, with out inflicting accidents or injury.

The Lebanese information company ANN has reported that an Israeli drone has attacked a car within the Ghandouriya space, in southern Lebanon, after which there was a second bombardment in opposition to the ambulances despatched to the scene to assist the victims, which which left a paramedic barely injured. The identification of the occupants of the car focused by the preliminary assault is unknown, which happens a day after one other Israeli motion ended the lifetime of a senior commander of the Lebanese Shiite group Hezbollah whereas he was touring in a automotive of the identical sort within the south of the Lebanon.

Wissam Hassan Taweel, senior commander of the Radwan particular forces, died yesterday on a highway within the Khirbet al Salam space, significantly removed from the speedy border with Israel, in addition to the Ghandouriya space, the place the brand new assault by this group came about. tomorrow.

Hezbollah responded as we speak to the homicide of Taweel by attacking the headquarters of the Israeli Army’s Northern Command within the northern metropolis of Safad with a number of drones, considered one of its largest actions for the reason that begin of the crossfire with the Jewish State three months in the past.

Border violence intensified after a bombing attributed to Israel every week in the past killed the quantity two of the Palestinian Islamist group Hamas, Saleh al Arouri, and 6 different individuals within the southern suburbs of Beirut. The space, a significant Hezbollah stronghold, had not been attacked for the reason that battle fought between the edges in the summertime of 2006, elevating fears that Lebanon would turn into a second entrance within the battle in Gaza.

The Shiite group Hezbollah had already carried out a primary response to the homicide of Arouri final Saturday, when it launched greater than 60 projectiles in opposition to an essential army base accountable for coordinating air operations outdoors Israeli territory and situated on Mount Meron, within the north of Israel.

The border between Israel and Lebanon is experiencing its highest peak of stress since 2006 with an intense change of fireplace for 3 months that has claimed the lives of greater than 200 individuals, the bulk on the Lebanese aspect and within the ranks of Hezbollah, which has confirmed some 155 casualties in its ranks, a few of them in Syria. In Israel, 13 individuals have died on the northern border, 9 troopers and 4 civilians; whereas in Lebanon greater than 190 individuals have died, together with no less than 19 members of Palestinian militias, a soldier and 21 civilians – amongst them three journalists and three kids – along with Hezbollah militiamen. (Efe)