LAF on alert following IAF 'dummy runs' over Lebanon

The Lebanese army has raised its level of alert over the past 24 hours due to abnormal IAF activity over its territory, Israel Radio quoted Arab media as saying Friday. According to the reports, Israeli aircraft carried out dummy runs over southern Lebanon and the Lebanese army fired at them in response. The reports further stated that the UN had reinforced peacekeeper forces along the border and had appealed to Israel for calm.