IDF Airstrike Eliminates 4 Islamic State-Linked Terrorists In Syria After Cross-Border Clash

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The Times of Israel reports:  An Israeli airstrike killed four members of an Islamic State-affiliated terrorist group in southern Syria on Sunday morning, following a clash near the border, the army said.

No Israeli soldiers were injured in the exchange, the army added.

Soldiers from the Golani Brigade’s reconnaissance unit had crossed the security fence with Syria to conduct an “ambush operation,” while remaining inside Israeli territory, when they came under fire from small arms fire, an Israel Defense Forces spokesperson said.

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