23 Aug '13, 1pm

Israeli Air Force strikes south of Beirut in response to rocket fire

Early on Aug. 23, the Israeli Air Force struck a "terror site" south of Beirut, Lebanon. An IDF spokesman said the attack near the town of Na'ameh was in response to the rocket fire from Lebanon on Aug. 22. "Yesterday's attack is a blatant breach [of] Israeli sovereignty that jeopardized Israeli civilian life. Israel will not tolerate terrorist aggression originating from Lebanese territory. The IDF will continue to operate to safeguard the State of Israel and its civilians," an IDF statement said . The pilots involved in the mission returned safely after striking their intended target, according to the IDF. In a statement posted on its website, the pro-Assad Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine - General Command (PFLP-GC) said the strike targeted one of its facilities. A statement from the Lebanese Armed Forces confirmed that underground tunnels belonging to a Pa...

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