(THIS ARTICLE IS COURTESY OF THE SAUDI NEWS AGENCY ASHARQ AL-AWSAT)
Israel Hits Syrian Artillery, Warns to Intensify Response
The Israeli army attacked Syrian regime artillery on Saturday after fire across the armistice line hit the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights and warned it would step up its response to stray fire from the country’s civil war.
The Bashar Assad regime controls only part of the territory on the other side of the line, with the rest in the hands of rebel groups.
But the Israeli army said it would retaliate against the Syrian forces, regardless of who was responsible for any fire and of whether it was deliberate or unintentional.
Israeli forces identified four hits from five rounds launched at the northern Golan from…
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