Troops patrolling the northern border near Kibbutz Manara Tuesday night came under fire from southern Lebanon. They responded with dozens of flares and smoke shells. No one was injured. Overnight, IDF aircraft struck Hizballah observation posts overlooking the Israeli border. Initial restrictions on residents of Yiftach, Menara, Margaliot, Misgav Am and Malkia to stay indoors or fortified areas were lifted early Wednesday. The Israel-Lebanese border has been on edge since last month under Hizballah threats, attempted infiltrations and a high IDF alert..