מפקד בכיר בחיזבאללה חוסל בתקיפת כטב"םצילום: דובר צה"ל

Media in Lebanon reported on Tuesday evening that an Israeli drone attacked a car in the city of Tyre in the south of the country.

Three missiles were fired at the car at least two terrorists were eliminated. Several other people were injured.

The Saudi Al-Hadath network reported that Hussein Makki, a senior member of Hezbollah, was eliminated in the strike. According to the report, his personal security guard was eliminated along with him.

On Wednesday morning, the IDF confirmed: "Overnight, an IAF aircraft struck and eliminated the terrorist Hussein Ibrahim Makki in the area of Tyre, southern Lebanon. Makki was a senior field commander in the Hezbollah terrorist organization on the southern front, who was responsible for the planning and execution of numerous terrorist attacks against Israeli civilians and territory since the start of the war."

"As part of his role in the Hezbollah terrorist organization, Makki was responsible for various acts of terrorism against the Israeli home front, and he previously served as the commander of Hezbollah's forces in the coastal region."