Lebanon
22 December 2023

An Israeli military spokesperson announced strikes against “a series of Hizbollah targets in Lebanese territory and military sites operated by the terror organization... Throughout the day, we struck sources from which we identified launches towards Israeli territory”. The IDF also confirmed one fatality; Hizbollah confirmed two fatalities. The Israeli official further asserted that “southern Lebanon will continue to be a combat zone for as long as Hizbollah is deployed there and attacks us from there, with the IDF striking it with high intensity”. He also revealed “the successful interception of a UAV last week, which was… above the sea near Lebanon on its way to Israeli territory”.

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