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10-25-2007, 08:43 AM
Lebanese army opens fire on Israeli jets


10.25.07, 6:22 AM ET

MARJAYOUN (Thomson Financial) - The Lebanese army on has opened fire on Israeli jets overflying the south of the country, police said.

'The Lebanese army used anti-aircraft weapons toward two Israeli warplanes that were flying low over the Marjayoun area,' said a police spokesman, who asked not to be identified.

The incident marked the first time the army has opened fire on Israeli jets since last year's devastating war between the Jewish state and the militant group Hezbollah.