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Lebanon Terrorists Join Gaza Attacks

Israeli officials have been expecting Lebanese terrorists to 'participate' with Hamas at some point.
UNIFIL official checks shrapnel from a Katyusha missile fired at Israel from Lebanon (archive)

UNIFIL official checks shrapnel from a Katyusha missile fired at Israel from Lebanon (archive)
Photo Credit: Hamad Almakt / Flash 90

 

Early Friday morning, Lebanese terrorists seemed to be joining the conflict with Israel launched by the Hamas terrorist rulers of Gaza.

IDF Spokesperson Lt.Col. Peter Lerner told journalists it is not clear whether the rocket fire was “symbolic or something more substantial” at this point. However, he said, Israel has suspected for some time that terrorists in Lebanon might open a second front in the conflict with Islamist terrorists Gaza.

At least three rockets have been fired at Israel from Lebanon since midnight, the first having been launched at about 2 am. That one didn’t make it to Israel and apparently landed within Lebanon.

Two more missiles were fired from a southern Lebanon village into Israel at about 6:30 a.m.

One of the missiles exploded in an open area on the outskirts of the northern Israeli city of Metullah, located on the border with Lebanon.

The second missile – reported by Lebanese media but unconfirmed at this point by Israel — apparently malfunctioned and landed inside Lebanese territory.

Forces from UNIFIL (United Nations International Force in Lebanon) and Lebanese security personnel immediately began to search for those who launched the missiles.

Within the hour the IDF responded with its own barrage of artillery fire, aiming at targets across the northern border.

The Islamist Hezbollah terrorist organization in Lebanon is generously funded, equipped and trained by Iran, and in recent years has been actively involved in teaching its skills to the Hamas and Palestinian Islamic Jihad (PIJ) terror groups in Gaza. Hezbollah terrorist cells have been found in the Sinai Peninsula and in various other locations around the world, particularly in Europe – in many cases where Hamas also has mini-bases and “satellite headquarters.” Likewise, Hamas and PIJ have received much funding and weaponry from Iran over the past several years.

All three groups are also linked to Syria; in the current conflict, Hamas for the first time began firing a new longer-range M302 missile, produced by Syria.

 

About the Author: Hana Levi Julian is a Middle East news analyst with a degree in Mass Communication and Journalism from Southern Connecticut State University. A past columnist with The Jewish Press and senior editor at Arutz 7, Ms. Julian has written for Babble.com, Chabad.org and other media outlets, in addition to her years working in broadcast journalism.


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28 Responses to “Lebanon Terrorists Join Gaza Attacks”

  1. It is Lebanese military not Lebanese terrorist. It is also IDF terrorist not IDF military. :)

  2. Israel may have a 3-front War on its hands . . . Gaza, West Bank, Lebanon

  3. Making war with Israel is hurting themselves! That’s war against God! Go on enemies of Israel and you will reap your comeuppance at the end of the day!

  4. Lisa Zweigle says:

    Bad idea, they want to be human mops!

  5. what now a Second Front in the North?

  6. Israel knowing about them companiomship in arabs war. All of them only Israel shall chosen people. The storie is repeat itself.. Yashua bless Israel and protects them your loving people..

  7. I doubt it..Hezbollah has it’s hands full…they don’t want to get bombed into Afghanistan…..we shall see….

  8. He’s a troll Melinda pay no attention to the mean babies

  9. Pray for Israel from our peaceful pacific…Trust in the Lord.

  10. God will fight for you…prophesy unfolding before our eyes…Zechariah 9:1-8, Israel is forever…Shalom

  11. No surprise, they are jihad, they are Islam.

  12. Praying for God’s protection for his chosen people.
    Fighting Israel is like kicking against the goad;
    the harder they kick, the deeper and painful
    is the self- inflicted wound.
    Because God is the support and shield of Israel.

  13. Troy Hogan says:

    Israel will towel up those rock throwing women beating clowns peice of piss watch and see

  14. Doesn’t this remind us of a scripture talking about how Israel will be surrounded by the enemy in the end before Mashiach comes!!!

  15. Adam Green says:

    Israel, you have been played and the sooner you wake up and smell the Arab **** that surrounds you and threatens you the better you will be… time to take out the **** on all sides before its too late.

  16. How do they get to Gaza????? Unlikely unless they were there already.

  17. Isaiah Moses says:

    LEBANON EGYPT AND GAZA IS GETTING WHIPPED HORRIBLY , BOOOM :

  18. Fools. 95 people died in Palestine and none in Israel. Why some tribes thinks like animals. Why bringing deaths to your people?

  19. Longlive Israel,longlive IDF.
    GOD BE WITH YOU ALWAYS.

  20. Longlive Israel,longlive IDF.
    GOD BE WITH YOU ALWAYS.

  21. Gene Strong says:

    Israel needs to start using more artillery.

  22. Uzi Kattan says:

    Show them no mercy!!

  23. Karen Bryant says:

    Not surprised over this. They came at Israel from every direction in past assaults. Prophecy being fulfilled. We all need to be in prayer for Israel and the innocents being dragged into this.

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