An explosion rocked a northern Israeli town along the Lebanese border on Thursday, the army said.
It said it was investigating the source of the explosion in the town of Margaliot. There were no immediate reports of injuries or damage. Hezbollah guerrillas in Lebanon occasionally fire rockets across the border.
Presidential candidate Ksenia Sobchak, who was accredited for the press conference by Vladimir Putin from Dozhd (Rain) television channel, asked Putin about competition at the coming election
On December 14, President Putin holds his annual Q&A session with Russian and foreign journalists. This conference is considered to be the beginning of his presidential campaign