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LEBANON

SUBMISSION IN COMPLIANCE WITH THE DEPOSIT OBLIGATIONS PURSUANT TO THE UNITED NATIONS CONVENTION ON THE LAW OF THE SEA (UNCLOS)

M.Z.N.85.2011.LOS of 14 November 2011 Deposit of a chart and lists of geographical coordinates of points defining the Western, Northern and Southern limits of Lebanon’s exclusive economic zone, accompanied by Decree No. 6433 - Delineation of the boundaries of the exclusive economic zone of Lebanon, 1 October 2011

 

This deposit takes precedence over the deposits made by Lebanon previously (see M.Z.N.79.2010.LOS of 24 August 2010 and M.Z.N.79.2010.LOS.Add.1 of 9 November 2010).

 Previous deposits that were superseded

Legislation

 Legislative Decree No. 138 concerning territorial waters and sea areas, of 7 September 1983
 Decree No. 6433 - Delineation of the boundaries of the exclusive economic zone of Lebanon, 1 October 2011

Maritime boundary delimitation agreements
 and other material

 No treaties available.

Additional relevant material

Lebanon: A letter dated 20 June 2011 from the Minister for Foreign Affairs and Emigrants of Lebanon addressed to the Secretary-General of the United Nations concerning the Agreement between the Government of the State of Israel and the Government of the Republic of Cyprus on the Delimitation of the Exclusive Economic Zone, signed in Nicosia on 17 December 2010 Arabic | English
Lebanon: A letter dated 3 September 2011 from the Minister for Foreign Affairs and Emigrants of Lebanon addressed to the Secretary-General of the United Nations concerning the geographical coordinates of the northern limit of the territorial sea and the exclusive economic zone transmitted by Israel Arabic | English
Syria: Communication from the Permanent Representative of Syria transmitted to the Secretary-General on 15 July 2014. Arabic | English | French
Israel: Communication dated 2 February 2017 from the Permanent Mission of Israel to the United Nations addressed to the office of the Secretary-General of the United Nations - English
Lebanon: Communication dated 20 March 2017 from the Permanent Mission of Lebanon to the United Nations addressed to the office of the Secretary-General of the United Nations - English
Israel: Communication dated 21 December 2017 from the Permanent Mission of Israel to the United Nations addressed to the office of the Secretary-General of the United Nations - English
Lebanon: Communication dated 26 January 2018 from the Permanent Mission of Lebanon to the United Nations addressed to the office of the Secretary-General of the United Nations - English
Israel: Communication dated 11 July 2019 from the Permanent Mission of Israel to the United Nations addressed to the office of the Secretary-General of the United Nations - English
Lebanon: Identical letters dated 24 January 2020 from the Permanent Representative of Lebanon to the United Nations addressed to the Secretary-General and the President of the Security Council. A/74/665–S/2020/71
Israel: Note verbale dated 5 February 2020 from the Permanent Mission of Israel to the United Nations addressed to the office of the Secretary-General. English
Cyprus: Letter dated 24 April 2020 from the Permanent Representative of Cyprus to the United Nations addressed to the Secretary-General. A/74/824–S/2020/332
 

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