29 December 2023

The Israeli military reported several rocket and missile launches by Hizbollah into northern Israel.  A spokesperson reported that the IDF had “completed a series of extensive operations using fighter jets, tanks and artillery on Hizbollah targets – these targets were attacked throughout Lebanon, including launching sites, military compounds and terrorist infrastructure. In addition, we attacked terrorist cells and eliminated terrorists”. “We continue to attack and harm Hizbollah’s deployment near the northern border”, he asserted. “It no longer looks as it did on 6 October, and it will not return to what it was. Southern Lebanon will not be what it was… We will ensure security and a sense of security before allowing citizens to return to the northern and southern borders”.

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