IDF responds to errant projectile from Syria

''The IDF will not tolerate any attempt to harm the sovereignty of the State of Israel and the security of its residents.''

By JPOST.COM STAFF
October 19, 2017 19:18
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A Lebanese soldier carries his weapon as he stands at an army post in the hills above the Lebanese town of Arsal, near the border with Syria, Lebanon September 21, 2016. Picture taken September 21, 2016. . (photo credit: MOHAMED AZAKIR / REUTERS)

 
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The IDF stated on Thursday that an errant projectile from fighting in Syria landed inside Israel's northern Golan Heights. No damage or injuries were reported.

In response, the IDF attacked the source of the projectile.

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The IDF said it ''will not tolerate any attempt to harm the sovereignty of the State of Israel and the security of its residents'' and that they hold the Syrian regime accountable for what happens in its territory.

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