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Conflict Incident Report

Army: Israeli drone violates Lebanese skies

Date of incident: 
December 12, 2015
Death toll: 
Number of Injured: 

Army Command Guidance Directorate issued the following communiqué: "On Saturday at 06:50 a.m., an Israeli drone violated Lebanese airspace from above Kfarkilla village, executed circular flight over Riak, Hermel and Baalbek regions; and then left at 9:00 a.m. from above the said 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.