File- Jihad Mughniyeh, the son of slain top Hezbollah commander Imad Mughniyeh, speaks during a rally in Beirut, Feb. 22, 2008. (AP Photo/Hussein Malla)
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An Israeli helicopter strike on Syria's Golan Heights Sunday killed the son of slain Hezbollah top commander Imad Mughniyeh and 9 other fighters, a Lebanese security source told The Daily Star.Jihad Mughniyeh, field commander Mohammad Issa who goes by the nom de guerre "Abu Issa" and 7 other Hezbollah fighters were killed in the attack, the source said.An Iranian field commander Abu Ali Tabtabai was also killed in the strike. An Israeli helicopter carried out a strike against "terrorists" in the Syrian sector of the Golan Heights who were allegedly preparing an attack on Israel, an Israeli security source had earlier said.The Israeli military declined comment and Syrian state media did not mention the attack.
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