Four rockets were fired from Syria on Tuesday afternoon, two of which exploded in open areas of Israel’s Golan Heights. The Israel Defense Forces responded with artillery fire, and identified a hit on the source of the rockets.

Officials assume that the rocket attack was a joint effort by Hezbollah and the forces of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, in the wake of the recent airstrike in Syria.

The IDF earlier was investigating whether the rockets were fired intentionally or were spillover from the civil war in Syria. […]