Wednesday, August 12, 2009

Lebanon army on alert after reported IDF build-up on border

Haaretz, By Amos Harel, Avi Issacharoff, Zohar Blumenkrantz, and Irit Rosenblum, and DPA (10/8/2009) Tension mounted Monday in southern Lebanon after Israeli forces reportedly advanced to the area of the Shaba farms, forcing the Lebanese army on alert, a Lebanese army source said. The source said three armored Israeli vehicles, accompanied by a civilian car, advanced towards Shaba Farms, located at the junction of south-east Lebanon, south-west Syria and northern Israel... Click here for full story