Xinhua News Agency, Beirut, December 5th The Commander of the United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIFIL), Stefano Del Cole, called on Lebanon and Israel to refrain from taking unilateral actions to avoid negative impact on the situation.
Delcor hosted a regular trilateral meeting with senior UNICI military officers at the UNIFIL headquarters in the town of Nagoura, southern Lebanon, to discuss the latest situation on the Lebanon-Israel border, including the Israeli army in its northern part. The North Shield operation initiated by the border.
UNIFIL stated in a statement that during the meeting, Delcor highlighted the important role played by UNIFIL's liaison and coordination mechanism in easing tensions and called on Lebanon and Israel to use mechanisms such as tripartite meetings. Communicate to ensure the security and stability of the border between the two countries.
Delker said that the parties reached an agreement during the meeting, and UNIFIL will dispatch a technical team to Israel later this week to investigate the situation of the Israeli North Command.
The Israel Defense Forces announced on the 4th that the Israeli army has launched the North Shield operation to destroy several tunnels excavated and built by Lebanese Hezbollah from Lebanon to Israel. The Lebanese military said in a statement issued after the tripartite meeting on the 5th that the so-called Hezbollah's tunnel is only based on the party's argument.