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Conflict Incident Report

Cluster bomb found nearby a sports field in Srifa

Date of incident: 
October 23, 2016
Death toll: 
Number of Injured: 

A cluster bomb left behind by the Israeli occupation was found nearby a football field in the Southern town of Srifa on Sunday, whereby citizens where prohibited from approaching the vicinity awaiting the arrival of the military expert for inspection, NNA correspondent in Tyre reported.

Primary category: 
Dismantlement of Explosives/Demining
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.