Lebanese residents have been witnessing an increasing frequency of low-altitude Israeli flights, unsettling in particular the residents of Beirut who are still enduring the effects of the apocalyptic explosion of August 4th.
A daily average of 12.6 airspace breaches between June 17th and October 20th was recorded by the UN Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIFIL) in southern Lebanon.
A total of 61 hours and 51 minutes in overflight time shows a “significant increase from the previous reporting period,” the peacekeepers noted.
However, Israel entering Lebanese airspace to carry out strikes in Syria against Iran-backed forces and militias, as well as to keep an eye on Hezbollah’s operations in Lebanon, is nothing new to the Lebanese residents.
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