UNIFIL investigating Nakba Day Lebanon border events

By JPOST.COM STAFF
May 19, 2011 10:52

A UNIFIL investigation into Sunday's Nakba Day events on the Lebanese border is continuing in cooperation with the Israeli and Lebanese armies, Israel Radio report Thursday.

Ten people were killed during a demonstration when Palestinian refugees from camps in Lebanon approached the Israel-Lebanon border in an attempt to breach it near the town of Maroun a-Ras. A UNIFIL spokesperson said that in the next month, representatives of the peacekeeping force will hold meetings with IDF and LAF.


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