Israel claims Syria air strike, says hunt for Hezbollah tunnels over

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu arrives to the weekly cabinet meeting in Jerusalem January 13, 2019. Ariel Schalit/Pool via REUTERS

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israel acknowledged on Sunday that it carried out a weekend air strike on what it called an Iranian arms cache in Syria, and that it also completed a hunt for cross-border tunnels dug by Tehran-allied Lebanese Hezbollah guerrillas. Long wary of publicity around its operations against Iran-linked targets on its northern front, […]

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