Tuesday, November 29, 2011

Rockets from Lebanon hit northern Israel, causing no casualties, says IDF. Israel has returned fire at sources.-

Rockets from Lebanon hit northern Israel, causing no casualties, says IDF. Israel has returned fire at sources. via @mpoppel on twitter

Police: Rockets explode near northern border - Israel News, Ynetnews

A spokesman for the northern police district confirmed that two Katyusha rockets exploded near a town close to the northern border. A third rocket hit in the area but didn't explode. No injuries or damage were reported.

Another rocket is believed to have hit near another town in the Western Galilee. The police continue to search the region.

update

The IDF Spokesperson's Office said that the army has army has opened artillery fire on Lebanon in response to a barrage of rockets fired on northern Israel.

Northern Command is standing by and is evaluating the situation as it develops. The alert level has been raised but no new instructions have been issued for residents in the region.