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Conflict Incident Report

Israeli flares over southern coastline

Date of incident: 
March 6, 2016
Death toll: 
Number of Injured: 

Israeli artillery launched Sunday evening a number of flares above the southern coastline, extending from Ras el-Naqoura to Al-Rashidiya Camp, NNA correspondent in Tyre reported.

Primary category: 
Air Space Violation
Secondary Category: 
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.