Four Israeli soldiers killed in missile attack
KONFRONTASI - Israel confirms four Israeli soldiers were killed and many others including a high-ranking commander wounded in a missile attack launched from Lebanon's Shabaa farms into northern Israel.
Al-Mayadeen TV says the attack was carried out by Hezbollah.
UNIFIL soldier injured
11:14 GMT A Spanish UNIFIL soldier has been injured in Israel's attack on Lebanon.
11:08 GMT Israel closes its northern space and airports to civilian traffic.
11:02 GMT The Lebanese Al-Manar TV says nine Israeli vehicles were damaged in the attack.
10:58 GMT The Lebanese resistance movement of Hezbollah has claimed responsibility for the attack saying it comes in response to the recent killing of its fighters by Israel.
10:54 GMT According to the Israeli sources airports in Rosh Pina and Haifa have been closed due to the Israeli air force operations.
10:47 GMT The Israeli army chief of staff is holding a briefing session with the military commanders in attendance.
10:30 GMT Lebanese sources say at least 30 shells were fired into Lebanon after the attack.[ptv]