Lebanese army confirms: We fired first

The Lebanon army's spokesman confirmed Israel's claims that Lebanese forces fired first during Tuesday's deadly border skirmish.


In a statement issued to AFP and quoted by Lebanese daily al-Nahar Wednesday, the spokesman said that "the Lebanese Army opened fire first at Israeli soldiers who entered Lebanese territory…this constituted defense of our sovereignty and is an absolute right." (Roee Nahmias)



פרסום ראשון: 08.04.10, 08:41