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  5/20/2013, Sivan 11, 5773

IDF Unit Reports Fire from Syria; No Casualties

An Israel Defense Forces unit engaged in routine operations along the Golan Heights border reported shots originating in Syria, Tuesday morning near the Jewish community of Alonei Bashan. No casualties were reported. The area was searched to determine the exact origin of the fire. It is believed the shots were stray bullets, fired in battles between rebels and troops loyal to Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad.

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