Hezbollah Attacks St Mary's Greek Orthodox Church, Israeli Military Says

St. Mary Catholic Church of Iqrit in northern Israel

Update: the church was originally misidentified by Israeli officials as Greek Orthodox but is actually Catholic. Read more HERE.

Hezbollah attacked the Greek Orthodox Church of St. Mary of Iqrit in northern Israel, according to the Israel Defense Forces (IDF).

"Hezbollah attacked the St. Mary’s Greek-Orthodox Church of Iqrit in northern Israel. An anti-tank missile from Lebanon directly hit the church, injuring a civilian. This attack is not only a clear violation of UN Security Council Resolution 1701, but also a violation of the freedom of worship," the Israeli Defense Force wrote.

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