Report: Air traffic to Ben-Gurion airport temporarily halted

February 10, 2018 09:44
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Update: Operations at Ben-Gurion are now back to normal.

Amid the security tension in northern Israel, Ben-Gurion international airport temporarily halted air traffic, Channel 2 News reported Saturday morning.

According to foreign media reports, Israeli aircraft are carrying out intensive airs operations over Syrian territory following an incident earlier that saw Israel hit a position in response to an Iranian drone infiltrating Israeli territory.

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