An IDF source said that Israel has no intention of inflicting a deliberate blow on Hezbollah or Lebanon, Al-Jazeera reported today (Sunday). Is our top priority. We have no intention of carrying out a preemptive strike against Hezbollah or Lebanon. ”
According to al-Jazeera, the military source said, “We will respond with force to any attack by Hezbollah, and among our targets will also be the infrastructure in Lebanon. Border alertness continues as long as it requires it.”
Tensions on the northern border began about two weeks ago, with the attack in Damascus attributed to Israel. During the attack in Syria, a Hezbollah operative was killed. Following the incident and fear of a terrorist attack by the terrorist organization, the IDF raised the level of alert on the Lebanese border, and ordered a change in the deployment of forces along with the blocking of deputies.
A few days after the incident in Syria, a Hezbollah squad infiltrated Israeli territory in the Har Dov area, and fled the scene after the IDF opened fire on the force. Hezbollah denied any connection to the incident, but the IDF continued to reinforce forces along the border. Deter the terrorist organization and fear further terrorist attacks.