Top commander in north says IDF ready for war against Hezbollah

The Times of Israel reports: “The military’s top general in northern Israel said Thursday the army was ready to expand its conflict with the Hezbollah terror group if need be in order to bring months of deadly cross-border hostilities to a close, a day after a reservist was killed and 10 others injured in an explosive drone attack on a northern town

Maj. Gen. Ori Gordin, head of the Israel Defense Forces’s Northern Command, spoke hours before the city of Kiryat Shmona was hit in an attack after drone warning sirens were heard in the area. It was not immediately clear what impacted the city, with police saying damage was caused to property, but there were no injuries.

The restive border region has been hounded by a stream of rocket, missile and drone strikes for the last eight months, leading to the displacements of tens of thousands of residents…”

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