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Conflict Incident Report

Israeli reconnaissance plane crashed near El Mina - Tripoli

Date of incident: 
July 11, 2015
Death toll: 
Number of Injured: 
Actors/Parties Involved: 
Lebanese Armed Forces (LAF)

On 11 July 15, at 0500hrs, an Israeli reconnaissance plane crashed in the Lebanese territorial waters facing El Mina Port - Tripoli, LAF arrived to the scene and pulled the plane to the shore. No casualties were reported.

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.