World Bulletin / News Desk
Israeli warplanes on Tuesday destroyed a shipment of missiles that were to be delivered to Hezbollah near the Lebanese-Syrian frontier, according to the Kuwait newspaper Al-Jarida.
The paper’s story, which quotes a senior Israeli official, has not been confirmed by any other news source
Israel has reportedly launched at least three attacks against convoys that were said to be delivering arms to the south Lebanon-based organization.
The Kuwaiti daily reported on Friday that Israel has information on the location of long-range missiles transferred from Syria to Hezbollah in Lebanon and is considering taking military action to destroy the weapons.
The paper, quoting an Israeli security source close to Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon, reported that the remote-operated missiles, with a range of 1,500 kilometers, were made in China and further developed in Iran.
According to the source, the missiles are being stored by Hezbollah in the Bekaa Valley in eastern Lebanon.Last Mod: 23 Ekim 2013, 10:59