IDF: Syrian mortar shell landed in Israeli territory

By JPOST.COM STAFF
December 5, 2012 19:34

 
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A Syrian mortar shell landed in Israeli territory on Wednesday afternoon, the IDF confirmed Wednesday evening.

The mortar landed near an IDF base on the Israel-Syria border in the Golan Heights. No damage or injuries were reported.

The IDF registered a complaint to the United Nations over the incident.

An IDF source said that the mortar likely landed in Israel accidentally, a misfire from Syrian infighting.

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