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Conflict Incident Report

Army: Israeli drone violates Lebanese airspace

Date of incident: 
December 3, 2014
Death toll: 
Number of Injured: 

Army Command Guidance Directorate issued the following communiqué: "On Wednesday at 6:00 a.m., an Israeli drone violated Lebanese airspace from above Alma Al-Shaab village, executed circular flight over Baalbek, Riak, Zahleh and Iklim el-Khroub regions; and then left at 10:40 p.m. from above Kafrkilla village.

Primary category: 
Air Space Violation
Classification of conflict (primary): 
Border conflicts (Israeli border)
Violations, disputes and/or conflicts instigated by Israeli intrusions on Lebanese national territories, airspace, and territorial waters. While there currently is no Israeli military occupation on Lebanese soil, these events are classified as violations of Lebanese sovereignty and are indicative of the continuous tensions between Lebanon and Israel.