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Israel Deploys Iron Dome to Defend Against Possible Syrian Retaliation

Yoav Zitun
YNet News [1]
May 5, 2013

Two Iron Dome batteries were deployed in Safed and Haifa, as a result of tensions in the north.

Following an IDF evaluation of developments in the region, culminating in Israeli strikes on Syria – as confirmed by officials – Israel is bolstering protective measures in preparation for possible retaliatory rocket fire.

Meanwhile, Lebanese official news agency reported Sunday that Lebanon army and UNIFIL forces have increased patrols in the area.

Lebanon is set to file a complaint against Israel with the UN Security Council citing “repeated violations perpetrated by Israel, whose planes penetrate the country’s aerial spaces.”

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