Israel sent a warning to the Lebanese government in Beirutby way of UNIFIL that it would be held responsible for any attacks by Hezbollah that are launched from Lebanese soil, reported al-Akhbar News Agency on Friday.

The warning comes in connection to Hezbollah’s threats of retaliation for an air-strike on a Hezbollah missile convoy near the border with Syria, which was attributed to the IAF by foreign media sources.  The strike would have been a first on Lebanese soil as recent attacks attributed to Israel have taken place on the Syrian side of the border.

On Monday, Israeli warplanes allegedly struck Hezbollah targets near the Lebanese-Syria border.  An unspecified number of Hezbollah militants were killed in the airstrike, according to pan-Arab news channel Al Arabiya. […]