Lebanon PM Saad Hariri stated that any action against the Hezbollah tunnels located on Lebanon’s border should not lead to escalation.
Below are some of Saad Hariri’s quotes on the matter.
“The developments on the southern border must not represent a reason for any escalation, and this is what Lebanon wants and is seeking with all the international and friendly sides concerned with this.” – Saad Hariri, Naharnet, 5 December 2018
“The Lebanese government stresses commitment to the full obligations of Resolution 1701 and to the ongoing coordination and cooperation between Lebanese authorities and UN forces. It also asserts that the responsibility for protecting the border and extending legitimate authority along the entire border falls on the Lebanese Army, in line with the requirements of international legitimacy and the declared resolutions in this regard.” – Saad Hariri, Arutz Sheva, 5 December 2018