17 mai 2018

Alarm sounded in Golan Heights, Iron Dome activated


Residents of the Golan Heights in northern Israel reported hearing explosions after warning sirens were sounded in the area Thursday afternoon. Shortly afterwards, it was reported that a foreign aircraft had been shot down by the IDF over northern Israel. An IDF spokesperson later said the report was "mistaken", emphasizing that no foreign aircraft was detected over Israeli airspace in the area, and no aircraft was shot down Thursday. The spokesperson said that the IDF's Iron Dome missile [...]