UNIFL chief: We may open fire on IAF planes

October 19, 2006 20:40

The UNIFIL international peacekeeping force may open fire on Israeli planes in Lebanon, UNIFIL chief Maj.-Gen. Alain Pellegrini said on Thursday. Pellegrini said that there is a possibility that the UN will make changes to the rules of engagement for the UNIFIL force, this in an attempt to cope with the various sorties conducted by the IAF force on a daily basis.

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