The Israeli jets and artillery “Tamuz” missiles struck nine targets belonging to the Syrian military early¬†on Monday, in response to a cross-border missile attack which killed an Israeli boy and injured two men on Sunday.

The targets included command posts and Syrian firing positions, the IDF said. “We identified accurate strikes on the targets,” it added. The IDF said Sunday’s missile attack is a “most serious provocation, which comes after a series of terror attacks in recent months on the IDF in the border region in general, and in this area in particular.”

According to a report by Israel Radio, positions of the Syrian Army 90th Division were hit in the Israeli retaliatory strikes. […]