IDF: Rocket Sirens in North Israel a False Alarm

Israeli army forces seen stationed near the border with Lebanon on Sunday. (Basel Awidat/Flash90)

Rocket warning sirens sounded in northern Israel near the Lebanese border on Friday, following what turned out to be a false report that a drone had crossed into Israel, the IDF said.

Israel has been on high alert in recent weeks as tensions have escalated with the Lebanese terror group Hezbollah.