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Conflict Incident Report

Israeli patrol crossed technical fence off Aita Shaab

Date of incident: 
December 7, 2017
Death toll: 
Number of Injured: 

An Israeli patrol, composed of 10 soldiers and two excavators, crossed the technical fence off Ramia and Aita Shaab towns.

The patrol removed clumps of bushes and threw them on the Lebanese side of the Blue Line.

The violation is a matter of follow-up between the Lebanese Armed Forces and the UNIFIL.

Primary category: 
Land Violation/Land Borders Crossing
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.