Lebanese media: IDF soldier wounded by explosion along northern border

By JPOST.COM STAFF
January 27, 2014 10:38

IDF says it was unaware of any unusual activity in area; Daily Star, Al-Manar reported story.




IDF troops on duty near Rosh Hanikra

IDF troops on duty near Rosh Hanikra 370. (photo credit: Reuters)

A number of Lebanese media outlets reported on Monday that an IDF soldier was wounded by an explosion along the border fence in the north.

Al-Manar, the Lebanese news agency affiliated with Hezbollah, is reporting on Monday that the incident took place near the Lebanese town of Adaiseh.

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According to Al-Manar, the soldier was wounded while performing routine construction tasks near the barbed-wire fence that runs along the Blue Line.

The English-language Daily Star also reported on the incident, citing anonymous security sources in Lebanon.

The Israel Defense Forces told The Jerusalem Post on Monday that it was not aware of any unusual activity along the frontier.


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