Two mortars fired from Lebanon; IDF hits terror cell on border

Emanuel (Mannie) Fabian is The Times of Israel's military correspondent

Two mortars were fired from Lebanon at northern Israel earlier, setting off sirens in Gornot HaGalil, the Israel Defense Forces says.

Both projectiles landed in open areas, causing no damage or injuries.

The IDF says it is responding with artillery shelling at the source of the mortar fire.

The IDF adds that overnight, it struck a terror cell preparing to carry out an attack near the Biranit army base.

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