Israeli newspapers say Israel launched an airstrike on a Syrian military convoy outside of Damascus. The U.S. was allegedly informed of the attack.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has warned that Lebanon's Hezbollah will pay the "full price" after missiles killed two Israeli soldiers. The exchanged artillery fire has raised fears of another all-out war.
A UN peacekeeper from Spain has been killed in southern Lebanon, in renewed clashes sparked by a Hezbollah attack on an Israeli army convoy. Israel says two of its soldiers were killed in the attack.
Ten years after he was killed in a car bombing, Beirut commemorated the death of prominent post-civil war Prime Minister Rafik Hariri. His son Saad returned from self-imposed exile to speak at the commemorations.
An alleged Israeli airstrike in Syria has killed an Iranian general, officials in Tehran said. Thousands of supporters of Lebanon's Hezbollah have gathered to bury one of six other fighters killed in the same raid.
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