Moments ago, an anti-tank missile was fired from Lebanon towards a community in northern Israel. IDF artillery firing towards Lebanon. Israel report heavy exchanges of fire across the Lebanon border.
Fires currently burning on the northern border of Israel due to the missile attack.
IAF jets racing north, reports of sonic booms over central Israel.
Communities in northern Israel ordered to prepare to open shelters.
All people located on the border are being asked to stay near bombshelters , citizens are being to stay asked indoors .
All northern towns ordered to open public bomb shelters.
IDF confirms multiple anti-tank missile fired towards an IDF military base and IDF vehicles along the border. There are a number of Israeli casualties.
Hezbollah is claiming responsibility for targeting of an Israeli patrol a few minutes ago with soldiers in the military vehicle. This is said to be the response to the killing of two Hezbollah militants and the Israeli suicide drones in suburb of Beirut.
Hezbollah claims attack: "At 4:15 PM, Martyrs Hassan Zbeeb and Yasser Daher Group destroyed IDF military vehicle near the road of the Avivim military base, killing and wounding vehicle’s occupants"
Additional updates to follow . . .
UPDATE 10:41 AM EDT --
IDF places all reports of possible casualties under censorship. (The Hal Turner Radio Show web site is protected by the US Constitution Amendment One [freedom of the press] and thus refuses to comply)
Residents of Avivim in northern #Israel reporting heavy exchanges of fire between IDF and #Hezbollah forces
Lebanese media reports Israeli artillery is landing near the town of Yaroun in southern Lebanon
Arabic sources: Hizbollah sending signals and messages to world that this was the calculated response for last weeks incident and that it doesn't want to go further but is ready if israel wants escalation. All sources says the ball is in Israel's hand
UPDATE 10:47 AM EDT --
IAF is conducting airstrikes on Southern Lebanon
Lebanon reports: IDF artillery fired about 30 shells into the village of Maroun al-Ras Lebanon
Shehab news: Israeli news site quotes northern settlers in israel, "we have not seen such a huge incident in the last 20 years or more"
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