(ANSAmed) – TEL AVIV, JULY 06 – A week ago Israel shot down a Lebanese Hezbollah drone that was headed for Israeli commercial waters, more precisely to the Karish platform for the extraction of natural gas. This was reported by public radio Kan, according to which the accident occurred at a considerable distance and at no stage did the aircraft represent a danger to the platform.
The broadcaster added that three days later, ie Saturday, Hezbollah launched three other drones towards Karish, which were also intercepted and shot down.
The threat of Hezbollah drones against the Karish platform – which emerged this week, while the US mediation between Israel and Lebanon continues for the definition of the border of their respective commercial waters – was discussed yesterday in Paris by Israeli Prime Minister Yair Lapid with the president. French Emmanuel Macron. (ANSAmed).