Question of Palestine home || Permalink || About UNISPAL || Search

English (pdf) ||Arabic||Chinese||Français||Русский||Español||



Follow UNISPAL Twitter RSS

UNITED
NATIONS
A S

        General Assembly
        Security Council
Distr.
GENERAL
A/60/745
S/2006/214

4 April 2006

English
Original: Arabic

General Assembly
Sixtieth session
Agenda item 14
The situation in the Middle East
Security Council
Sixty-first year


Identical letters dated 4 April 2006 from the Chargé
d’affaires a.i. of the Permanent Mission of Lebanon to
the United Nations addressed to the Secretary-General
and the President of the Security Council


On instructions from my Government, I transmit to you herewith a detailed statistical table showing the number of Israeli violations of Lebanese sovereignty which occurred during March 2006, i.e., a total of 110 violations (see annex).

These violations are in contravention of the relevant Security Council resolutions, the latest of which is resolution 1655 (2006), and go against the Secretary-General’s repeated calls for their cessation, most recently in his report S/2006/26 of 18 January 2006. Lebanon counts on the United Nations to compel Israel to desist from those violations, which constitute a threat to international peace and security, and holds Israel responsible for any consequences to which those acts may give rise.

I should be grateful if you would have this letter and its annex circulated as a document of the General Assembly, under agenda item 14, and of the Security Council.

( Signed) Caroline Ziadeh
Chargé d’affaires a.i.
Annex to the identical letters dated 4 April 2006 from the
Chargé d’affaires a.i. of the Permanent Mission of Lebanon
to the United Nations addressed to the Secretary-General and
the President of the Security Council


Statistical table showing Israeli violations of Lebanese sovereignty during February 2006


Air violations
Sea violation
Land violations
Total violations
Military acts of aggression
Field violations
Breaches
Military jetReconnaissanceHelicopter
Total
Crossing of territorial waters, artillery fire and shooting of flares and firebombs over territorial waters Air raids, artillery shelling, shelling of military positions and important posts, attacks on and killing of civilians Gunfire, launching of firebombs, dropping of artillery missiles, infiltration and crossing of international borders Threats and displaying of weapons, bulldozing of soil, placing of barbed wire and setting up of installations inside Lebanese territory
16
58
5
79
10
1
12
8
110

_______________

Follow UNISPAL RSS Twitter