The Israeli army announced on Monday that its artillery forces bombed targets in Lebanon and fired at the launch area in retaliation for the rocket fired into Israeli territory.
The Israeli Occupation Army said in a statement : “IDF artillery is now attacking targets in Lebanon and firing at the launching area in retaliation for the rocket fired into Israeli territory,” the IDF said in an initial statement.
Later it said it struck the launching area with dozens of artillery shells, as well as “an infrastructure target,” without elaborating further.
Lebanese media reported that a “Grad” rocket was launched from the Ras al-Ayn area in southern Lebanon towards Israel.
The media reported two explosions near the settlement of Shlomi.
An Israeli official said that “two rockets fired from Lebanon landed in an open area.”