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Conflict Incident Report

Israeli Army violates airspace over Mount Hermon

Date of incident: 
March 21, 2017
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NNA - The Israeli Army threw flare bombs over Mount Hermon observatory amid the flight of a reconnaissance warplane over Mount Hermon in the space of the occupied Shebaa Farms, NNA field reporter said. 

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Secondary 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.