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August 23, 2015 9:50 am

US Urges Citizens to Stay Away From Northern Israel After Rocket Attacks

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Arabs in Syria fired several shells at Israeli locations near Mt. Hermon in the northern Golan Heights earlier this year. Two projectiles fired from Syria landed in the Golan Heights on Tuesday. Photo: Twitter.

Arabs in Syria fired several shells at Israeli locations. Photo: Twitter.

Haaretz – The U.S. Embassy in Israel urges Americans to “carefully consider and possibly defer travel in the Upper Galilee area of northern Israel and the northern part of Israeli-occupied Golan Heights,” following the rocket attack from Syria Thursday.

Four rockets were fired from Syria on Thursday afternoon, two of which exploded in open areas of Israel’s Golan Heights. The Israel Defense Forces responded with artillery fire, and identified a hit on the source of the rockets.

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