In the town of Bint Jbail, one Israeli soldier was killed and five others were wounded in fierce fighting, the army said. Israeli troops killed 15 Hezbollah guerrillas in the fighting, the army said.
Later, the army said two reserve soldiers were killed and another two were wounded during a gunbattle in the western sector of south Lebanon, the AP reports.
Russian President Vladimir Putin got the West worried again by signing Decree No. 915. The news did not produce any public effect in Russia