UNIFIL

Aerial footage of the area where the incident took place
Gilad Erdan files complaint to UNSC following Hezbollah attack in Israel

"There is no justification for having an ineffective force operate in territory which Hezbollah is using to arm itself."

US, Israel urge UNSC to expand UNIFIL’s mandate

Stephane Dujarric, the spokesperson for UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres, said Tuesday night’s violent incident along the Israeli-Lebanese border, highlights the need for UNIFIL.

Netanyahu, Ashkenazi hint Hezbollah behind Beirut blast

UNIFIL is a ‘half-empty vessel,’ Foreign Minister Ashkenazi warns ahead of UNSC discussion of renewing its mandate.

United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres delivers the opening address at the 73rd session
UN Secretary-General Guterres calls on Lebanon to disarm Hezbollah

Israel and the United States want the UNSC to expand the mandate to better empower UNIFIL to investigate violations by Hezbollah.

Israel offers medical aid to Lebanon, response is silence

“It’s a shame that people will die for no reason.”

Lebanese Deputy Prime Minister and Defense Minister Zeina Akar shakes hands with military personnel
Lebanese DM: Israel doesn't respect UN resolutions, threatens sovereignty

"This matter is unacceptable and must be condemned," said Akar, stressing that Lebanon is "committed to the survival of UNIFIL forces in the south."

Rivlin: Iran, Hezbollah destabilizing security; UNIFIL must be empowered

Rivlin’s visit comes in advance of the UN Security Council’s anticipated renewal in August of UNIFIL’s mandate.

Israel to UNSC: Empower UNIFIL to better monitor Hezbollah in Lebanon

Brig.-Gen. Shlomi Binder, who commands Division 91, said that ‘Hezbollah’s terrorist army’ was active on the border and attempting to destabilize the region

A U.N peacekeeper of the United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIFIL) walks near a poster depict
UNIFIL: Israeli breaches of Lebanese sovereignty could renew hostilities

On Sunday, IDF aircraft were spotted as far north as the Beirut area

22/06/2020
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