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Conflict Incident Report

Intensive enemy overflights, flares fired above Tyre

Date of incident: 
December 20, 2015
Death toll: 
Number of Injured: 

Israeli enemy warplanes are currently circling extensively over the region of Tyre at medium and low altitudes, firing flares particularly over borderline villages, NNA correspondent reported on Sunday.

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.