A Lebanese lady and her three granddaughters have been laid to relaxation of their hometown in southern Lebanon two days after they have been killed in an Israeli drone strike that hit the automotive they have been touring in close to the Lebanon-Israel border
ByBASSAM HATOUM Related Press
November 7, 2023, 5:14 AM
BLIDA, Lebanon — A Lebanese lady and her three granddaughters have been laid to relaxation of their hometown in southern Lebanon on Tuesday, two days after they have been killed in an Israeli drone strike that hit the automotive they have been touring in close to the Lebanon-Israel border.
A whole lot of women and men marched earlier than the 4 coffins, which have been draped in black and white banners as they have been carried by way of the streets of the village of Ainata. The coffins have been later taken for burial in a cemetery within the close by village of Blida.
Israeli troops and militants from Lebanon’s Hezbollah group and their allies have been clashing for a month alongside the border following the beginning of the Israel-Hamas warfare. The clashes have intensified since Israel launched a floor incursion into Gaza towards Hamas, an ally of Hezbollah.
Massive posters of Samira Abdul-Hussein Ayoub and her three granddaughters — Rimas Shor, 14; Talin Shor, 12; and Layan Shor, 10 — have been displayed within the cemetery within the southeastern city of Blida. The three ladies’ mom, Hoda Hijazi, was wounded within the assault and remains to be present process remedy in a hospital.
Following the drone strike that killed the 4, Hezbollah stated its fighters fired rockets towards the northern Israeli city of Kiryat Shmona, killing one particular person.
Hezbollah officers have warned that if Israel kills Lebanese civilians, it is going to retaliate by attacking civilian targets.
“Defending civilians is a most important pillar of the foundations of engagement with the enemy,” Hezbollah legislator Ali Fayad stated throughout the funeral.
Israel considers the Iran-backed Shiite militant group its most severe fast risk and estimates that Hezbollah has round 150,000 rockets and missiles aimed toward Israel. The group additionally has several types of drones and surface-to-sea missiles.