BEIRUT, LEBANON (5:15 P.M.) – The construction of an Israeli nine-metre (30 ft) high wall along the northern border with Lebanon is underway, as seen in footage from near Rosh Hanikra on Wednesday.

According to Israeli military officials, the barrier will stretch from the Mediterranean Sea in the west to the area around Mount Hermon in the east. So far, Israel has built 11 kilometres (7 miles) of the wall, aiming to extend it to 130-kilometres (80 miles).

The wall will reportedly be equipped with steel mesh, surveillance cameras, and sensors.

“This obstacle basically relates to the intentions, the spoken intentions, the threats made public by Hezbollah since 2011, to infiltrate into Israel and to attack Israeli communities south of the blue line,” said Tomer Gilad, Israel’s liaison officer with UNIFIL.

Lebanon has repeatedly slammed the operation calling it an intrusion of its territory and an act of aggression, accusing Israel of threatening border stability. However, Israeli officials stated that the wall runs entirely on its side of the UN-recognised border. “This obstacle is being constructed south of the Blue Line inside Israeli territory,” Gilad said, denying the allegations.

 

 

Courtesy to: RT Arabic

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Well if the Israelis will return the stolen Sheeba Farms to Lebanon and build the wall south of that and stop flying air sorties over sovereign Lenbanese territory then perhaps Lebanon can have some peace from their aggressive neighbour.
The Israelis are doing this so that they can concentrate on the Iraqi and Syrian fronts. All those Israeli threats to Iran and mistakes by the USA/Gulf wahhabists in their geopolitical plays have just managed to bring Iran and Hezbollah closer to Israel.

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Actually, the Sheba farms were seized from SYRIA in 1967. There was a territorial dispute between Lebanon and Syria since 1947 and it was only end 90’s (if I remember well) that Hafez “gave” this 7.8km² area to Lebanon, so Hellbollah has an excuse to “fight” for this pure shïthole since these farms are unexploited for 70 years… Actually, it’s Iran threatening to destroy Israel since the Kamenei regime is in place : Khomeini was doing far better with them since Israel was the #1 weapon seller to Iran. Actually, it’s Iran being in a geopolitical play through IRGC, proxies… Read more »

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If Lebanon doesn’t wants Israeli action over its territory, it has to send a well known heavily armed militia dedicated to the destruction of the state of Israel back to its masters in Tehran. Lebanon already played the same stupid game using PLO in the 70’s and ended with a PLO-induced civil war and an Israeli invasion of South-Lebanon… Sorry, Israel is not an aggressive neighbour as long as you don’t attack ’em. Both Egypt and Jordan have stopped acting that stupid and didn’t ended with any Israeli attack since. If Lebanon and Syria want peace with Israel, it’s up… Read more »

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Actually, Lebanon could obtain far more than the 7.8km² of the Sheeba farms shïthole, so could Syria by forgetting the stupid 1,200km² Golan Heights. Syria could get a transfer of technology on Israeli water systems, allowing to make 120,000 km² of Syrian desert becoming prosperous agricultural land and solving drought issues forever, even supplying water to east Jordan and west Iraq. Doing so, since Syria would need more population, Fakestinians could become Syrians instead of being refugees living on UN welfare. Israel could even scout Lebanese and Syrian EEZ since both are integral part of the Levantine gas basin, then… Read more »

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Freaks

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“the threats made public by Hezbollah since 2011, to infiltrate into Israel and to attack Israeli communities south of the blue line”
= Terrorism… Yup, Nasralla is a freak, so are his masters in Iran..

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STL Prosecution: Evidence demonstrates that the phones identified are those undoubtedly used for the preparation and execution of the attack on #Lebanon’s Rafik Hariri and the false claim, and also that the users of those phones are the accused.
The four men accused in the assassination of Rafik al-Hariri in 2005 belonged to the Hezbollah militia

Hariri trial: Hezbollah cell ‘criminally responsible for 2005 terror attack’
https://tinyurl.com/ycx3sntc