Translated by Ollie Richardson for Fort Russ
4th January, 2016
Approximately 50 shells were fired by Israeli artillery towards southern Lebanon, including an army base. As was reported by RIA Novosti, the shelling of the town of al-Wazzani, al-Mari and a military base is located in the border area of Sheba. According to preliminary data, there are victims among the civilian population.
The Agency reports that the opening of fire from Israeli positions was in response to the attack on their patrol. An explosive device detonated on the border with Lebanon, along the route of their military vehicles.
[O.R: Hezbollah has officially declared responsibility for the IED]