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Conflict Incident Report

Israeli warplanes breach airspace over Rmeish

Date of incident: 
June 13, 2018
Death toll: 
Number of Injured: 

Two Israeli warplanes violated the Lebanese airspace at 9.55 am over the town of Rmeish, and effectuated u-turn maneuvers over the various Lebanese localities, army command said in a communiqué on Thursday.
The planes then left the Lebanese territories at 11.00 am from above the town of Rmeish, communiqué added.

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.