Statement by army says man killed on Monday was believed to had crossed into Israel from Lebanon.

The Israeli army has announced it killed on Monday a suspect behind a blast at a junction in northern Israel.

In a statement on Wednesday, the army said the man was believed to had crossed into northern Israel from Lebanon.

It said it was “examining a possibility” of involvement by Lebanon’s Hezbollah movement. There was no immediate comment from Hezbollah.

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