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Conflict Incident Report

Israeli reconnaissance warplane violates Lebanese airspace

Date of incident: 
August 7, 2015
Death toll: 
Number of Injured: 

An Israeli reconnaissance warplane violated on Thursday at 8;15 the Lebanese airspace and executed circular maneuvers over Beirut, Matn and Baabda, then left at 13;35 towards the occupied territories, the Army directorate said.

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.