At least one dead and three injured left an attack with antitank missiles against the Israeli population of Shtulaon the border with Lebanon, which is being responded to by the Israeli Army with artillery fireofficial sources reported.
“Following initial reports of a shooting towards the Shtula community, The Israel Defense Forces are currently attacking the source of the fire in Lebanon“said a spokesman for the Israel Defense Forces, stating that some of the shots were directed towards a military post.
emergency services Magen David Adom They reported that their paramedics were deployed to the area, in the Upper Galilee, and that “They declared the death of a 40-year-old man and three injured people were evacuated to the Galilea Medical Center in Nahariya: two men of approximately 40 years of age in moderate condition and one in mild condition.”
Richard Hecht, international spokesperson for the Army, stated in a conference with journalists that The attacks from Lebanon were carried out with anti-tank missiles.
The terrorist group Hezbollah claimed responsibility for the missile launch and assured that it was a response for the death of a journalist and two civilians in attacks by the Jewish state.
The armed movement announced in a statement that one of its divisions “attacked an enemy Zionist Army center in the Shtula area (northern Israel) with guided missileswhich caused a series of casualties, including one dead and one wounded.”
According to the official Lebanese news agency ANI and the Al Manar channel, related to Hezbollah, at least a dozen Israeli projectiles hit the Lebanese town of Aita el Shaab, and other fragments in the nearby town of Rmeichwith no evidence of victims at the moment.
These incidents occur after Israel bombed on Saturday afternoon lebanese territory in response to the launch of some 30 mortar shells from that country.
This Sunday marks the eighth consecutive day of hostilities on the border between both countries, which broke out one day after the Hamas terrorist attack carried out last Saturday. October 7.
Violence on the border Lebanon-Israel has stopped since last Sunday at least three dead among Israeli troops and several others in the ranks of Hezbollah, in addition to several terrorists from the Palestinian Islamic Jihadwho infiltrated Israel from Lebanon on Monday.
In addition, two of the Israeli attacks have affected facilities of the Lebanese Army, which is not participating in the conflict and which already had a soldier wounded in its ranks in recent days.
(With information from EFE)