Israel’s military mentioned its missile protection system shot down 4 rockets fired from Syria toward Israel early on Tuesday.
Minutes earlier, sirens warning of incoming rocket hearth sounded within the space of the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights.
“Four launches were identified from Syria towards Israeli territory which were intercepted by the Israeli air defense systems,” the military mentioned. “No hits on Israeli communities were identified.”
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Israel captured the Golan from Syria in a 1967 warfare and later annexed and settled it – strikes not accepted by most world powers.
Israel says it must hold the plateau as a buffer zone between Israeli cities and the instability of its neighbor to the north. Syria insists that the a part of the Golan held by Israel is occupied territory and has demanded its return.