Army: Lebanese side focused on perils of terrorism in Ras Naqoura meeting

November 25, 2015 (REFERRING TO THE NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON) The Lebanese Army Command’s Guidance Directorate on Wednesday issued a communique saying that a tripartite meeting among Lebanese military officials, UN seniors and Israeli military officials, took place today in Ras Al Naqoura under the chairmanship of UNIFIL head General Luciano Portolano, whereupon the Lebanese side focused on the subject of terrorism and its perils.

The meeting discussed issues relevant to the implementation of UN Security Council resolution 1701 and the recent incidents in the south of Litani.

The Lebanese sides called for putting terms to the Israeli aerial and maritime violations.

Portolano, for his part, explained that 1701 obliged Israel to withdraw immediately from the North of Ghajar and to stop its aerial breach above Lebanon. He asked both sides to take necessary procedures prone to implement 1701 in a practical manner.