News Briefs

  6/6/2007, Sivan 20, 5767

IDF Gunfire on Lebanese Border

IDF soldiers fired warning shots on Wednesday night near the Astra outpost, on the Lebanese border. IDF spokesmen reported that soldiers fired into the air as a warning to Lebanese shepherds who had approached the border. Similar incidents take place frequently, spokesmen said.

Lebanese media sources reported that the soldiers fired at two civilians. IDF officials rejected the report.