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19 December 2001
Press Release

Israeli jets violate Blue Line:
PRSG reiterates call for halt to overflights


Beirut, 19 December 2001 (UN Information Centre) - Three air violations, involving 2 Israeli jets and two drones, took place across the Blue Line and into Lebanese airspace on 18 December .

The Personal Representative of the Secretary-General for southern Lebanon (PRSG), Mr. Staffan de Mistura, calls upon the Israeli authorities to cease such air violations and to fully respect the Blue Line.


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