Israel fires missile defenses near Lebanon after misidentification

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Israel activated its missile defenses on Thursday after mistakenly identifying a threat near the border with Lebanon, the Israeli military said.


The incident also set off air raid sirens in parts of northern Israel.

"Due to a misidentification, the air defense soldiers launched interceptors and as a result an alert was activated," the military said.

Reuters



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Israel fires missile defenses near Lebanon after misidentification

2022/05/1652946556.jpg
Read: 461     12:18     19 May 2022    

Israel activated its missile defenses on Thursday after mistakenly identifying a threat near the border with Lebanon, the Israeli military said.


The incident also set off air raid sirens in parts of northern Israel.

"Due to a misidentification, the air defense soldiers launched interceptors and as a result an alert was activated," the military said.

Reuters



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