United Nations Interim Force In Lebanon

Type: Organization
Name: United Nations Interim Force In Lebanon
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated 21 hours ago - 2 reports

Malbatt's Second Women Group Off To Lebanon Wednesday

KUALA LUMPUR, April 16 (Bernama) -- The second women's group of the Malaysian Battalion (Malbatt 850-2) will leave for Lebanon Wednesday to participate in the United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon (Unifil). ... [Published Organization of Asia-Pacific News Agencies - 21 hours ago]
First reported Apr 12 2014 - Updated Apr 12 2014 - 1 reports

Three UNIFIL Soldiers Wounded after Vehicle Overturns in Tyre

:20Three soldiers from the United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon were injured on Saturday after their military vehicle overturned in the southern Tyre District, the state-run National News Agency reported.According to NNA, the three peacekeepers are ... [Published Naharnet - Apr 12 2014]
First reported Apr 04 2014 - Updated Apr 04 2014 - 2 reports

U.N. raises awareness about unexploded ordnance

NAQOURA, Lebanon: Mines remain a threat to communities in South Lebanon, according to the U.N., which marked International Day of Mine Awareness Friday.To mark awareness about the issue, the United Nations Mine Action Support Team used a mock minefield ... [Published Lebanon Daily Star - Apr 04 2014]
First reported Apr 04 2014 - Updated Apr 04 2014 - 2 reports

Demining project in Cyprus

The UN Peacekeeping Force in Cyprus (UNFICYP) announced Friday that an agreement has been reached for the provision of demining support from the United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIFIL), in order to clear two areas in Cyprus, where mines may have ... [Published Financial Mirror - Apr 04 2014]
First reported Mar 31 2014 - Updated Apr 02 2014 - 4 reports

Italy actively preparing for June Army summit

BEIRUT: Italian Defense Minister Roberta Pinotti said Tuesday that she would discuss strategies for supporting the Lebanese Army with her French counterpart on an upcoming trip to Paris.“I will be in Paris Monday and will meet with the defense minister. ... [Published Lebanon Daily Star - Apr 01 2014]
First reported Apr 01 2014 - Updated Apr 01 2014 - 1 reports

Moqbel, Italian counterpart dwell on military cooperation

Tue 01 Apr 2014 at 18:00 NNA - Minister of National Defense, Samir Moqbel, met on Tuesday at his office in the Ministry with his Italian counterpart, Roberta Pinotti, with talks touching on the bilateral cooperation on the military level and the aid Italy ... [Published National News Agency Lebanon - Apr 01 2014]
First reported Mar 31 2014 - Updated Mar 31 2014 - 2 reports

Israel Plants Spying Device in Adaisseh

:58The Israeli army planted on Monday a surveillance device along the technical fence to spy on Lebanon, the state-run National News Agency reported.The wireless device was installed near a post for the United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon on the Adaisseh ... [Published Naharnet - Mar 31 2014]
First reported Mar 26 2014 - Updated Mar 27 2014 - 2 reports

Lebanese army confronts Israeli forces that crossed the border

The Lebanese army said it exercised "self-defence measures" on Wednesday morning after Israeli soldiers crossed into Lebanese territory near the Rosh Hanikra crossing.According to a statement issued by the Lebanese army, 13 Israeli soldiers violated Lebanon's ... [Published Middle East Monitor - Mar 27 2014]
Entities: Lebanon, Israel, Hizballah
First reported Mar 24 2014 - Updated Mar 24 2014 - 1 reports

UNIFIL force commander meets with LAF, IDF senior officers

Mon 24 Mar 2014 at 18:10 NNA - The Head of Mission and Force Commander of the United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIFIL), Major-General Paolo Serra, today chaired a regular tripartite meeting with senior officers from the Lebanese Armed Forces (LAF) ... [Published National News Agency Lebanon - Mar 24 2014]
First reported Mar 20 2014 - Updated Mar 20 2014 - 1 reports

New leader for UNIFIL French reserve

DEIR KIFA, Lebanon: The French Reserve Unit of the United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon welcomed a new leader Thursday.Col. Loic Mezon transferred his authority as reserve field commander to Col. Emmanuel Charpy in a ceremony that took place in the ... [Published Lebanon Daily Star - Mar 20 2014]
First reported Mar 19 2014 - Updated Mar 19 2014 - 1 reports

Leaders unite to mark UNIFIL anniversary

BEIRUT: The United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon held a ceremony to mark their 36 years in south Lebanon.The ceremony, at UNIFIL’s Naqoura headquarters, was attended by local mayors, the Lebanese Army, security agencies, religious leaders, members ... [Published Lebanon Daily Star - Mar 19 2014]
First reported Mar 12 2014 - Updated Mar 12 2014 - 2 reports

Finnish President, Suleiman Inspect UNIFIL: Army Will Receive All Types of Weapons

President Michel Suleiman stressed on Wednesday that the capabilities of the Lebanese army should be fortified, pointing out that the military can receive any type of weapons it needs.“There are no banned arms,” Suleiman said after a short visit to the ... [Published Naharnet - Mar 12 2014]

Quotes

"The first group consists of 15 members including four officers, will end their mission soon" he said in a statement after a special meeting with Malbatt 850-2 at Putra World Trade Centre (PWTC), here today
"By decentralizing the event we want to spread the message throughout UNIFIL's area of operation and gather a higher number of participants from several communities." he added
She asserted "Italy holds onto the commitments it has made towards Lebanon."
"Consequently, the Lebanese army units spread across the area exercised self-defence measures to confront the aggressive forces" the statement said, adding that, "The [Israeli] forces immediately returned back to occupied Palestine."

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Malbatt's Second Women Group Off To Lebanon Wed... [Published Organization of Asia-Pacific News Agencies - 21 hours ago]
Malbatt's second women group off to Lebanon tom... [Published New Straits Times - Apr 15 2014]
Three UNIFIL Soldiers Wounded after Vehicle Ove... [Published Naharnet - Apr 12 2014]
U.N. raises awareness about unexploded ordnance [Published Lebanon Daily Star - Apr 04 2014]
International Day for Mine Awareness [Published National News Agency Lebanon - Apr 04 2014]
Demining project in Cyprus [Published Financial Mirror - Apr 04 2014]
UNFICYP announces demining project in buffer zone [Published Cyprus Mail - Apr 04 2014]
Italy actively preparing for June Army summit [Published Lebanon Daily Star - Apr 01 2014]
Moqbel, Italian counterpart dwell on military c... [Published National News Agency Lebanon - Apr 01 2014]
Italy underlines support for UNIFL, Lebanon [Published Xinhua News Agency - Apr 01 2014]
Italy's Defense Minister Discusses with Lebanes... [Published Naharnet - Apr 01 2014]
Italian Defense Minister in Beirut tomorrow [Published National News Agency Lebanon - Mar 31 2014]
Israel Plants Spying Device in Adaisseh [Published Naharnet - Mar 31 2014]
Reports: Israel Planted Spying Device in Adaisseh [Published Naharnet - Mar 31 2014]
Lebanese army confronts Israeli forces that cro... [Published Middle East Monitor - Mar 27 2014]
Lebanon urges to halt Israel's violations of so... [Published China.org.cn - Mar 26 2014]
UNIFIL force commander meets with LAF, IDF seni... [Published National News Agency Lebanon - Mar 24 2014]
New leader for UNIFIL French reserve [Published Lebanon Daily Star - Mar 20 2014]
Leaders unite to mark UNIFIL anniversary [Published Lebanon Daily Star - Mar 19 2014]
UNIFIL celebrates 36 years of its presence in s... [Published Iloubnan.info - Mar 19 2014]
Israelis fire at suspects near border with Lebanon [Published Big News Network - Mar 16 2014]
Sleiman: Country needs national defense strategy [Published Lebanon Daily Star - Mar 12 2014]
Sleiman visits UNIFIL [Published National News Agency Lebanon - Mar 12 2014]
Finnish President, Suleiman Inspect UNIFIL: Arm... [Published Naharnet - Mar 12 2014]
Finnish President, Suleiman Arrive at UNIFIL HQ... [Published Naharnet - Mar 12 2014]
CoAS Rana inspects troops heading to Lebanon&sb... [Published Himalayan Times - Mar 11 2014]
Army braces for wave of Nusra Front attacks [Published Lebanon Daily Star - Mar 10 2014]
Lebanon, France finalize $3 billion arms deal: ... [Published ASHARQ AL-AWSAT ( english) - Feb 27 2014]
occupied Palestinian territory: Despite crises,... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Feb 25 2014]
Lebanon: Two peacekeepers die in Lebanon accide... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Feb 23 2014]
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Source: Agence France-PresseCountry: Lebanon 02/23/2014 09:58 GMT BEIRUT, February 23, 2014 (AFP) - Two UN peacekeepers died and three were injured in a car accident in southern Lebanon on Sunday, the United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon said. "Two ...
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