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Conflict Incident Report

Israeli drone violates Lebanese airspace

Date of incident: 
August 27, 2014
Death toll: 
Number of Injured: 

Army Command Guidance Directorate issued the following communiqué: "On Wednesday at 8:45 a.m., an Israeli drone violated Lebanese airspace from above Kfarkila village, executed circular flight over Riyak, Baalbek, El-Hermel and south regions; and then left at 10:30 p.m. from above Alma El-Shaab 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.