1982 Lebanon War

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The 1982 Lebanon war was pairt o the Israeli–Palestinian conflict an the Lebanese Civil War. It began en 6 Jiune 1982. Israel named it Operation Peace for Galilee. It was laiter known as the Lebanon war o First Lebanon war. The war startit when the Israel Defence Forces (IDF) attacked southyrn Lebanon. On 3 Juine 1982 the Abu Nadal Organization tried tae murther Israel's ambassador tae the Unitit Kinrick (Shlomo Argov).[1] This may have bin done tae huirt the PLO's reputation.[1] At the tyme, Israel blamed the PLO faer the attempt.[1] The killing o the ambassiter was the trigger that caused Israel tae invade Lebanon.[2][3]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Robin Wright (2 August 2014). "Another Siege: Israel's War on the P.L.O." The New Yorker. Retrieved 1 June 2015. 
  2. The Canadian Press (22 May 2015). "Today in History – June 3". Pacific Newspaper Group. Retrieved 1 June 2015. 
  3. Harvey W. Kushner, Encyclopedia of terrorism Sage Publications (2003), p.13