Six shells were fired from Lebanon towards northern Israel on Monday but did not cross the border, Report says, citing RIA Novosti.

Earlier, sirens began in the northern Israeli town of Misgav Am near the Lebanese border connected with possible rocket fire. According to Maariv, residents of Misgav Am reported the echoes of the explosions.

“There have been six failed attempts to fire shells from Lebanon, which did not cross the Israeli border. In response, Israeli Defense Army artillery opened fire on the shelling sites,” the ministry said.