Mortar Attack in the Golan Heights [UPDATED 7:02PM IL]



19:02: One person has been lightly wounded by the mortar fire from Syria a short time ago. He transported himself to a medical facility for treatment. The mortar fire originated from the Quneitra area of Syria.

ORIGINAL REPORT: Another mortar attack is being reported in the Golan Heights. Preliminary reports state one person has been injured. IDF forces are responding.

Mortar rockets landed on Wednesday morning, 2 Rosh Chodesh Elul in addition to cross-border gunfire which injured an IDF officer. Israel announced it was regarding the cross-border rocket and gunfire as spillover from the Syrian civil war. Nevertheless, the IDF responded with artillery fire with an explanation it holds the Syrian Army responsible.

(YWN – Israel Desk, Jerusalem)


  1. It seems that Hashem wants the government to be busy with the real enemies not with charedim.

    Every time there’s talk about drafting charedim, Arabs start up somewhere.