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2. The following report on the situation in the Suez Canal sector on 9 March 1971 has been received from the Chief of Staff of UNTSO, Major-General Ensio Siilasvuo:
"OP reports on ground activity: Nil "OP reports on air activity:
(a) OP Hotel (MR 7391-8718). At 1344 GMT one Israel forces Mirage and one unidentified aircraft (United Nations Military Observers could not determine type or nationality because of high altitude) crossed canal from east to west over the OP.
(b) OP Orange (MR 7604-8415). Between 1345 and 1356 GMT a total of four Israel forces aircraft (one Phantom and one Mirage each time) flying north to south crossed Great Bitter Lake north of OP and recrossed canal south of OP Kilo. Overflights confirmed by CPs Silver, Pink, Kilo, Lima and Red."