The Lebanese Hezbollah leader promised on Sunday to shoot down all Israeli drones that would now enter Lebanese airspace after one had allegedly crashed and another bombed between buildings in Beirut overnight and was clearly on a military " Suicide mission ", which he called" definite aggression ".
ISRAEL SAYS THE LATEST SYRIA PLANE STORM HAS AN "IMMEDIATE" ATTACK THROUGH IRANIAN DRONES DEEP drones. Spokesman Mohammed Afif said the first drone fell on the roof of a building in which the group's media office is located in the Moawwad district in Dahyeh, the group's stronghold in southern Beirut.
Afif said the second drone had been sent in search of the first when it exploded in the air and crashed into an empty lot behind the building, blew out windows in nearby buildings.
There was no immediate Israeli commentary on the drone incident or Hezbollah's remarks.
Nasrallah promised further retaliation at an unspecified time against Israel after he said two of his members had been killed Saturday in an Israeli air strike in Syria.
Israel said the airstrikes should prevent an imminent attack drone strike against Israel by the Iranian Revolutionary Guards al-Quds troupe.
Nasrallah said the strike had indeed hit a Hezbollah roadhouse, a rare acknowledgment of Syrian deaths by Israeli strikes.
Hezbollah and Israel led a one-month war in 2006. Since
the fleeting border between the two countries, which is technically at war, is mostly quiet 017] The Associated Press has contributed to this story.
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