At approximately 17:45 the sirens warning of rocket fire sounded in Nahariya, Shlomi, and Rosh Hanikra and other human settlements in the Western Negev.
Radio station «Sieves Beth» gave residents of Nahariya heard an explosion similar to a rocket.
The press service of the IDF reported that Israel had released at least three missiles. They all fell on undeveloped areas without causing damage.
As a result of attack nobody suffered.
The mayor of Shlomi and Nahariya were ordered to open the city shelters. In this case, the radio station «Sieves Beth» gave representatives of logistics reported that the recommendations for the population and local authorities in Northern localities has not changed. Currently, there is no need to open the public bomb shelters.
The press service of the IDF reported that in response to rocket fire into Israeli territory was an artillery strike on the positions of militants in southern Lebanon. Thus in the message it is noted that responsibility for the rocket fire Israel holds the Lebanese army in control of the territory, which had been launched missiles.
Lebanese media reported that the missile launch was carried out from southern Lebanon controlled by Hizbullah and, apparently, is the answer to the elimination of Samir Kuntar. Meanwhile, Israeli commentators have noted that the Secretary General of Hizbullah Sheikh Hassan Nasrallah made it clear recently that his organization at this stage is not interested in armed conflict with Israel. However, as experts underline, the attack was to be carried out by supporters of Kuntar.
In less than an hour before the shelling of the TV station «al-Manar» belonging to Hezbollah, reported that on Monday, 21 December, the organisation’s Secretary General Sheikh Hassan Nasrallah will deliver a special statement. The speech Nasrallah will be aired on 20:30 local time. The TV channel has not informed, what topic will focus on the speech of the Secretary General of Hizbullah, however, emphasized that it was not planned in advance.
Attacks and sabotage on the border of Israel and Lebanon in recent years
December 20. At least three rockets were fired towards Israel from southern Lebanon. There are no victims.
January 28. The Hizbullah released anti-tank missiles at IDF jeeps. Two Israeli soldiers were killed, seven Israelis were injured. Had suffered retaliatory strikes against the positions of «Hezbollah». On Lebanese territory, UNIFIL soldier was killed, a Spanish citizen.
August 25. Rocket attack from southern Lebanon. One rocket fell near Kiryat Shmona, the other near the border.
August 23. In the evening, terrorists fired at Israel from southern Lebanon. Two rockets exploded in the Upper Galilee. Caused damage to the building. Injured 8-year-old girl.
July 20. Unknown persons opened fire from automatic weapons towards IDF soldiers near the village of Rajar near the Lebanese border, media reported. In this incident no one was hurt and no damage was reported.
July 14. At night an attempt was made to attack Nahariya. Two rockets exploded in an open area. In the evening of the same day the Israeli territory again was fired from Lebanon.
July 12. On Saturday night terrorists fired at from southern Lebanon to the Western Galilee. Suffered material damage.
July 11. Rocket fire from Lebanon. One rocket was found North of Kiryat Shmona. There were no injuries.
December 29. Two missiles fired from Lebanon and exploded near Kiryat Shmona. No one was hurt.
December 15. The attack near Rosh Hanikra. Killed IDF warrant officer Shlomo Cohen.
August 22. Lebanese terrorists fired missiles at the Northern region of Israel. Battery missile defense system «Iron dome» knocked down one rocket, the other three fell in Israeli territory. The shelling caused material damage. The responsibility was claimed by a terrorist group «Abdullah Azam Brigades» linked to «global Jihad». In response to the shelling of IDF air force attacked the base of the Palestinian terrorists in southern Lebanon. Later, the Lebanese security services detained suspected of involvement in the attack.
May 27. Lebanese media reported that at night the territory of Israel was under rocket attack from southern Lebanon. It was alleged that the missile was fired from an area near the village of Marjayoun and exploded in Israeli territory. But this information, UNIFIL has not confirmed.
November 21. Evening received information about the explosion in the Northern city in Israel, Metula. Later, the Lebanese military reported that they had discovered and dismantled a rocket launcher in southern Lebanon.
12 December. The night was another attempt of attack on Israeli territory. A missile fired from a vacant lot near the village of Bint-Jbeil, exploded in the Lebanese village of Hula (about 20 km North-East from the launch site), wounding a local resident.
November 29. Israel released four Grad rockets. Damage. There were no injuries.
May 25. Forces, UNIFIL and the Lebanese army foiled an attempted rocket attack on Israeli territory. The militants were detained, and the next day assaulted the UNIFIL patrol, injuring six Italian soldiers.
August 3. The gunfight on the Lebanese-Israeli border. Killed three Lebanese soldiers and journalist killed 45-year-old Colonel of infantry units of the IDF, Dov Arari, from Netanya, and seriously wounded captain Ezra Lakia.
October 27. Lebanese militants fired a rocket «Grad» the territory of Israel. No one was hurt. The IDF responded with artillery fire. Were later discovered four rockets that militants launched not done. Media reported that the responsibility for the shelling of Israeli territory was assumed by the group associated with «global Jihad» (according to different versions, «the Abdullah Azam Brigades» or «Battalions of Ziad Jarrah»).
11 September. Several missiles fired at North Israel from southern Lebanon (two rockets fell in Israeli territory, one in Lebanon). No one was hurt. Media reported about the responsibility of the Sunni group «Fatah al-Islam».
April 5. False reports of rocket attack came after the erroneous activation of warning sirens in Carmiel.
February 25. In South Lebanon near the border with Israel, Lebanese military have discovered four rockets ready to launch.
February 21. From Lebanese territory fired a number of missiles. Two Israelis were lightly wounded.
February 4. The Lebanese military in the South discovered five rockets ready for launch.
January 14. Israel released five rockets, two of them exploded on Lebanese territory. No one was hurt.
On 9 January. Lebanese military found more than 30 missiles in a warehouse of unknown groups in southern Lebanon.
January 8. Terrorists fired at Israeli territory. One rocket hit a nursing home, was heavily damaged. Three Israelis were lightly wounded.
On 25 December. In southern Lebanon discovered the missiles prepared to fire on Israeli territory.
January 8. A rocket attack on the village of Shelomi. Damage. There were no injuries.
June 17. Rocket attack on Qiryat Shemona. Damage. There were no injuries. The Lebanese army managed to prevent the attack.
During the Second Lebanon war (formally July 12 – August 14, in reality up to 20 August) at Israel were fired thousands of rockets. During the war with Hizbullah killed more than 160 Israelis, about 1,500 were injured. The loss of the Lebanese side: more than 1.300 dead (according to the Israeli military, the death toll of militants exceeded 530, Hizbullah was talking about less than 100 dead), not less than 4.000 wounded.
Attacks and sabotage on the border of Israel and Syria in recent years
January 27. A rocket attack on the Israeli part of the Golan heights. On Israeli territory exploded two rockets. No one was hurt.
October 30. Israeli soldiers came under fire on the border with Syria, in the area of PPC «Quneitra». No one was hurt. Apparently, we are talking about random shelling of Israeli territory.
October 21. Random shelling of Israeli territory. A mortar shell exploded in the Northern Golan heights near the border with Syria. No one was hurt and no damage was reported.
September 17. Random shelling of Israeli territory. A mortar shell landed in a minefield in the Northern part of the Golan heights.
September 15. Another fire on Israeli territory. A shell exploded near the border crossing «Quneitra».
September 12. Fixed the random shelling of Israeli territory from Syria. There were no injuries.
September 11. Construction contractors the Department of defense, working near the border fence in the Golan heights have reported that underwent attack in Syria. There are no victims.
September 8. On the Northern Golan heights, near the border with Syria, wounded in the leg by an Israeli soldier.
September 4. The shell exploded in the Northern Golan heights. No one was hurt. IDF artillery struck back on the positions of the Syrian army.
September 2. Under fire hit film crew of the First channel of Israeli television. No one was hurt. In the evening on the Golan heights, near the village of tel-Hasek impacted 2 mortar shells fired from Syria. There were no injuries.
September 1. Another mortar attack from Syria. The shell exploded in the Golan heights. No one was hurt.
August 31. Defense the IDF has shot down an unmanned aircraft crossed the border of Israel near Quneitra. The UAV was shot down by a Patriot battery.
August 30. In the Golan heights, near the Israeli-Syrian border, landed two mortar shells fired from Syria. The explosions, one of which occurred on the territory of Israel, in the immediate vicinity of the border fence and the other on the Syrian side of the border, no one was hurt and no material damage. Assessment of the IDF, we are talking about random shelling.
August 27. During the day the three Israeli territory were fired from Syria. In the morning in the Golan heights exploded three mortar shells fired from Syrian territory. The car suffered damage, wounded IDF officer. In the evening on the territory of one of the kibbutzim in the Golan heights exploded tank shell and a few minutes by Shrapnel lightly wounded one Israeli. A few hours later another mortar shell exploded in Israeli territory.
August 25. In the Golan heights exploded five mortar shells fired from Syrian territory. There were no injuries.
August 24. Five rockets fired from Syria into Israeli territory of the Golan highest. Damage. No one was hurt.
July 14. Two rockets were launched from the territory of Syria. One of the rockets exploded near one of the villages, causing a fire Bush. There were no injuries.
July 13. In the Golan heights exploded shell fired from the Syrian territory. There were no injuries.
July 8. On the border were shot at by construction workers. There were no injuries.
July 7. Mortar attack on Israeli territory of the Golan heights. No one was hurt.
June 22. With Syrian territory was released anti-tank missile at a civilian car of the Ministry of defense of Israel, EN route along the border, near the village of tel Hasek. Killed 13-year-old boy, his father and three others wounded. The IDF launched a series of retaliatory strikes on military targets in Syria. Damascus accused Israel of supporting terror, saying that the attacks on positions of the Syrian army four soldiers were killed, nine wounded.
June 4. In the Golan heights exploded several mortar shells or rockets fired from Syria. As a result of explosions nobody has suffered.
June 2. Two shells or rockets fired from Syrian territory landed near mount Hermon. No one was hurt. The IDF retaliated.
April 7. A mortar shell fired from Syria exploded in the Golan heights. There were no injuries. The reports of damage were reported.
March 18. Terrorists who infiltrated from Syrian territory on the border was made a diversion, as a result of explosion injured four soldiers. On the night of 19 March, the Israeli army launched a series of artillery and air strikes on positions of the Syrian army in the area of Quneitra. In the army of Syria stated that as a result of these attacks, one serviceman was killed, seven were injured.
February 18. Two mortar shells fired from Syria exploded in Israeli territory. There were no injuries. The reports of damage were reported.
December 23. Israeli territory was subjected to mortar fire from Syria. There were no injuries.
December 7. The path of a military patrol on the Syrian border an explosive device. The incident occurred near the Israeli Druze village of Majdal Shams item. No one was hurt.
December 2. A mortar shell exploded near Majdal Shams (Israeli territory of the Golan heights). Later from the side of Quneitra, the Syrians fired at Israeli soldiers from small arms. There were no injuries.
October 21. Two mortar shells exploded in the mountains of Perez. No one was hurt and no property damage.
October 9. As a result of rupture of two mortar shells in the area of the separation fence, wounded two soldiers.
October 1. In the area of kibbutz «al-Rum» were fired at Israeli construction workers building the framework of the project «Chol Son» the security fence. Nobody was hurt, but the fire became the reason of ignition of a Bush in the border area.
September 12. On the Israeli territory of the Golan heights exploded several mortar shells. No injuries were reported.
August 17. Residents of the Central part of the Golan heights reported several explosions. As a result of attack nobody suffered. A few hours later another mortar shell exploded in Israeli territory.
August 6. On the border was fired upon the vehicle of a brigade commander. No injuries were reported.
July 17. Night on the Syrian-Israeli border in the Golan heights was fired upon IDF patrol. The incident occurred in the tel-fares. In the military shot two intruders. The soldiers returned fire. Data on victims didn’t arrive.
July 16. At least 25 mortar shells fired from Syria exploded in Israeli territory. There were no injuries.
July 14. A mortar shell fired from Syrian territory exploded on the Golan heights. No one was hurt.
July 5. Machine gun from the side of the Quneitra fired at Israeli border patrol. There were no injuries.
June 20. A mortar shell fired from Syrian territory landed near a kibbutz Elrom in the Golan heights. There were no casualties but the explosion caused the fire.
June 6. In the North of the Golan heights exploded mortar shell fired from Syrian territory. No one was hurt.
June 5. At least two mortar shells exploded in the vicinity of the reference point of the Israeli army on the Syrian border on the Golan heights. No injuries were reported.
May 21. Night with Syria was fired on a patrol of IDF in the Golan heights. Damage to the vehicle. In response also struck targets on Syrian territory.
May 20. At night small arms were fired at the tel-Hasek. No one was hurt. Retaliation avoidance.
May 15. Several rockets or mortar shells landed near mount Hermon. There were no injuries. Responsibility for the attack took the militants by a Palestinian faction operating in Syria calling itself «Brigades of Khader al-Husseini».
May 7. A mortar shell landed near tel fares. There were no injuries.
On 6 may. A mortar shell exploded near the settlement of Ramat Magshimim. No one was hurt.
April 12. Unknown fired at an Israeli military patrol on the Syrian border near kibbutz El ROM. There were no injuries.
On 2 April. Unknown fired at an Israeli military patrol on the Syrian border near Haseki. There were no injuries, damage was not. Earlier in Syria released a mortar shell. There were no injuries, damage was not.
March 24. From the territory of Syria fired on an army patrol. There were no injuries. Return fire the enemy position destroyed.
March 23. From the territory of Syria fired at IDF positions. There were no injuries.
March 2. Four mortar shells exploded near the security fence in Israeli territory. No one was hurt, no damage was reported. Presumably, talking about random shelling during the clashes between the Syrian army and the rebels.
February 27. The explosion was heard in the area of Moshav young Alone and Bashan.
December 5. A mortar shell fell near a strong point of tel Hasek in the Golan heights. No injuries were reported.
November 29. The explosion was heard near kibbutz El ROM.
November 25. The bullet fired from Syrian territory hit an Israeli army jeep. No one was hurt. Previously received information about the explosion near the village of young and Alone-Bashan in the Golan. The police force combed the area, found fragments of missiles or mortar shells.
November 19. In the Golan heights from Syria again opened fire on Israeli territory. As a result of incident nobody has suffered. The IDF refrains from response.
November 18. International media reported citing Syrian sources, that retaliatory Israeli fire had killed three Syrian soldiers. Official Syrian sources this information is not confirmed. The night before in the area of the settlement tel-Hasek, located in the Eastern part of the Golan heights, the soldiers of the IDF fired from the Syrian territory of small arms. As a result of attack nobody suffered.
November 15. With Syrian territory fired at IDF Outpost in the Golan heights. The attack injured a soldier.
November 12. Fixed another mortar shelling of Israeli territory from Syria. IDF artillery responded by bombing Syrian territory.
November 11. Israeli military struck back at targets in the Syrian village of bir al-Ajami. Towards Syrian territory fired a missile «Tammuz». Earlier near the settlement of tel Hasek exploded mortar shell fired from Syria. Reports of casualties or damage were reported.
November 8. This morning on Israeli territory exploded three mortar shells fired from Syria. One of the shells fell near a residential area. As a result of attack nobody suffered.
On 5 November. Near the border with Syria on the Golan heights, a bullet fired from Syrian territory hit the jeep of the commander of the battalion of the Golani brigade. The jeep was damaged, but victims of the incident were not. Then the Israeli military talked about «random pool». Israel filed a formal complaint after the incident, the leadership of the UN observers.
November 3. Three Syrian tanks entered the village of bir al-Ajami, located near the border point of the IDF in the Golan heights. The Israeli military has raised the level of readiness of army units in the Golan heights.
On September 25-26. Fixed rocket and mortar shell fire into Israeli territory from Syria. The complaint was filed at the UN. The military talked about «random attacks».
The attacks on Syria in 2013-2015
January 28. The Israeli air force attacked artillery positions in the Syrian army in response to recent rocket fire into Israeli territory.
January 18. Two missiles fired from the air towards the target that were in the area of Quneitra. In the attack killed were senior commanders of Hizbullah and Iranian officers.
December 7. Aircraft IDF air force attacked a convoy of Hizbullah, transporting from Syria to Lebanon a batch of Russian missiles destined for Hizbullah. According to Arab media, the victims of the attack were two Hizbullah. This information contradicts the statement of the official Damascus, according to which the attack was killed.
February 24. Explosion in the vicinity of the Syrian-Lebanese border. The aim of the attack was a convoy of Hizbullah, transporting from Syria to Lebanon a batch of rockets of a class «earth-earth», able to carry more powerful warheads than almost all missiles, before the Shiite terrorist group. As a result of an airstrike had killed four activists of «Hezbollah».
January 27. A powerful explosion in Latakia. The media alleged that was blown up a warehouse with the missiles s-300 Russian production.
October 31. Under Latakia was blown up a warehouse with weapons, which, presumably, were stored the missile complex SA-3 (NATO classification) – the same missile system s-125 «Neva» or in the export version, «Pechora», intended for Hizbullah.
October 21. According to the Kuwaiti edition of «al-Jarida», air force of the IDF in the area of the Syrian-Lebanese border was bombed several trucks that drove some military supplies to Hizbullah. Information was not confirmed from other sources.
July 5. To the East of Latakia, in Syria, an air strike destroyed a warehouse of rocket arms (according to the media, there is stored the anti-ship missile «Yakhont» Russian production).
May 5. Inflicted a series of air strikes on military installations Northwest of Damascus, in the district of Jemaja (according to media reports, were attacked more than 40 sites, including the headquarters of the 4th division of the Syrian army, an underground silos with missiles Scud base the 104th and 105th brigades, etc.). It was also reported air strikes on targets in Syria on the night of 4 may.
January 30. As a result of air strikes on targets in Syria was destroyed by the convoy, which was of the SA-17 («Buk-M1-2»), intended for Hizbullah, there was significant damage to the center of the CERS, where he developed chemical and biological weapons.