Lebanese Army

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Ain Al-Hilweh - History - Clashes During The 2007 Lebanon Conflict
3, 2007, Jund al-Sham fired a rocket-propelled grenade at a Lebanese Army checkpoint near Sidon, prompting a response from the Lebanese Army leading to clashes in the camp ... clashes follow a tense three weeks in Lebanon's north, where the Lebanese Army has been battling militant group Fatah al-Islam at the Palestinian refugee camp Nahr al-Bared ...
Lebanese Air Force - Combat History
... The Lebanese Air Force has a long history operating Hawker Hunter jets since 1958 ... A Lebanese Hawker Hunter shot down an Israeli jet over Kfirmishki in early sixties, its pilot was captured by the Lebanese Armed Forces ... One Lebanese Hawker Hunter was shot down on the first day of the Six-Day War by the Israeli Air Force ...
History - Battle of Souk El Gharb of September 1983
... However, it was the nominally non-sectarian Lebanese Army (LAF) that acted as a blocking force in Suk El Gharb during September, 1983 thwarting militia passage to the presidential palace in Baabda ... The Lebanese Army chief tried to get the Americans involved, reasoning with them that they should since the Syrians were backing Militias ... rounds from their five inch (127 mm) guns in support of Lebanese Army forces defending Suk El Gharb ...
Michel Aoun/Archive1 - Timeline
... to brigadier-general and gets command over the new 8th Brigade, a multi-confessional army unit ... militia his slain brother Bashir Gemayel had founded, the Lebanese Forces, would also attempt to undermine the authority of a caretaker government. 1989 In February 1989, the Lebanese army take control of the harbour of Beirut, which came to involve military actions against the "Lebanese force" ...
Dinnieh Fighting
2000) involved the Islamist group Takfir wa al-Hijra and the Lebanese Army fighting for eight days in the mountainous Dinnieh region, east of the northern Lebanese port of Tripoli ... Over a period of several days, an estimated 13,000 Lebanese army troops backed by tanks and artillery swiftly defeated the group of 200-300 rebels, driving isolated bands of ... The Lebanese army reported a total of twelve soldiers killed in action, while twenty-five rebels were killed and fifty-five captured ...

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