Israel Strikes Weapons Convoy Crossing from Syria into Lebanon

After three separate overflights of the border between Syria and Lebanon by the Israeli Air force, there are reports of a strike on “something.” Al-Monitor’s website is quoting “unnamed sources” saying an armed convoy was hit. The Telegraph says the target was a weapons convoy.

IAF Strikes Syrian-Lebanese Border

IAF Strikes Syrian-Lebanese Border

“The Israeli air force blew up a convoy which had just crossed the border from Syria into Lebanon,” one source said, without giving a precise location for the attack or saying what the convoy was carrying…

The claim came at a time of growing concern in the Jewish state over the fate of Syrian chemical and conventional weapons…

Israel has sent its national security adviser, Yaakov Amidror, to Russia and its military intelligence chief Major-General Aviv Kochavi to the United States for consultations, Israeli media said. The Telegraph

The point: Israel must keep chemical weapons out of the hands of Hezbollah. IsraPundit has more, including photos of the area. 

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