Situation along the border of Lebanon and Israel (as of 11 Aug 2006)

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This map illustrates a preliminary situation of the reported attacks by Israeli and Hezbollah forces from 12 July to 10 August 2006 along the southern border of Lebanon. Attack locations have been taken exclusively from public media sources. Captured villages noted on the map may only have been held briefly and may not be presently occupied. Information on UNIFIL bases hit by artillery shells has come from UNIFIL daily reports. This map was prepared on request for UNOCHA. Locations shown may not be accurate and do not represent all known attack locations. The depiction and use of boundaries, geographic names and related data shown here are not warranted to be error-free nor do they imply official endorsement or acceptance by the United Nations. This map was produced by the United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) Operational Satellite Applications Programme (UNOSAT). UNOSAT provides satellite imagery and related geographic information to UN humanitarian and development agencies and their implementing partners