Thursday, January 08, 2009

Rockets hit Israel from Lebanon


At least three rockets have been fired into northern Israel from Lebanon, raising fears that the current Israeli offensive in Gaza may spill over. Israel's army responded with artillery. It is not clear who fired the rockets, and no-one has yet said they did it.
The exchange came as Israel reportedly launched 60 air strikes on the Gaza Strip overnight, targeting facilities used by the militant Hamas group.
Correspondents say this is a dangerous moment in the current conflict.
The fear in the past few days has been that the violence in Gaza could spread to northern Israel and the Lebanese border area, says the BBC's Mike Sergeant in Jerusalem.

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Is this what some of you asked for??
An escalation of the war that now might involve Lebanon again?

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