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Conflict Incident Report

Israeli warplanes violate Lebanese airspace

Date of incident: 
June 30, 2014
Death toll: 
Number of Injured: 

An Israeli reconnaissance warplane violated on Sunday at 10,10 a.m. the Lebanese airspace and executed circular maneuvers over Beirut, Chouf, Jbeil and Tripoli, then left at 16,50 p.m. towards the occupied territories, according to the Army directorate.
Also, a similar plane violated the Lebanese airspace and executed circular maneuvers over Beirut and its suburbs, Jezzine, Nabatiyeh and Margeyoun, then left at 22,50 p.m. towards the occupied territories.

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.