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Israel Fires Shells In Response To Rockets
« on: December 29, 2013, 02:13:55 AM »
Via Sky News: http://news.sky.com/story/1188049/israel-fires-shells-in-response-to-rockets

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Israel has fired 20 artillery shells into Lebanon in response to two rockets that were launched in the opposite direction.

The Lebanese rockets landed in a field near the town of Kiryat Shmona, the Israeli military said in a statement, causing no injuries or damage.

Israel responded with artillery fire, with witnesses in southern Lebanon reporting more than 20 shells hitting two towns.

There were no immediate reports of casualties.

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Re: Israel Fires Shells In Response To Rockets
« Reply #1 on: December 29, 2013, 02:19:31 AM »
Via Sky News: http://news.sky.com/story/1188049/israel-fires-shells-in-response-to-rockets

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Interesting that they did not use their new weapon "David's Sling"  or "Iron Dome"at the Lebanese rockets
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Re: Israel Fires Shells In Response To Rockets
« Reply #2 on: December 29, 2013, 02:22:20 AM »
Interesting that they did not use their new weapon "David's Sling" at the Lebanese rockets

Wild speculation based purely on the twitter reports, so grain of salt:

The rockets hit an isolated area and did no damage. Why waste David's Sling when you can send a stronger message by shelling a couple of towns?
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Re: Israel Fires Shells In Response To Rockets
« Reply #3 on: December 29, 2013, 04:15:54 AM »
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