Artillery, shots fired from Syria at IDF forces

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Artillery and light arms fire was directed from the Syrian side of the border at an IDF (Zahal) patrol near the security fence; IDF (Zahal) forces returned fire

Date: 04/12/2013, 8:43 PM     Author: IDF (Zahal) Website

A short while ago artillery and shots were fired at IDF (Zahal) soldiers near the security fence along the Israel-Syria border. No soldiers were injured and no damage was caused.

IDF (Zahal) soldiers responded with artillery fire towards the source of the attack and registered a direct hit.
The IDF (Zahal) has informed UN authorities about the incident.