HIGHLIGHTS OF THE SPOKESMAN'S NOON BRIEFING

BY FRED ECKHARD
SPOKESMAN FOR THE SECRETARY-GENERAL
 OF THE UNITED NATIONS

UN HEADQUARTERS, NEW YORK

Monday, December 6, 2004

 U.N. ENVOY CONCERNED BY ISRAELI VIOLATIONS OF LEBANESE AIR SPACE

  • The Personal Representative of the Secretary-General for Southern Lebanon, Staffan de Mistura, today expressed his deep concern over the numerous Israeli air violations of the Blue Line that occurred yesterday.
     
  • A total of 14 overflights were recorded.
     
  • De Mistura reiterates the United Nations’ call on Israel to cease these violations and reminds all parties that one violation cannot justify another.


Document Type: Highlights of the Noon Briefing
Document Sources: Secretary-General, United Nations News Service
Subject: Middle East situation, Situation in Lebanon
Publication Date: 06/12/2004