First Lebanon War (Operation Peace for Galilee)

1982 - 1985

July 1981 ceasefire with Palestinian terrorists in Lebanon was broken. With terrorist attacks carried out against Israeli targets in Israel and in the diaspora, and a growthing threat towards northern israel becoming Intolerable, the IDF launched Operation Peace for the Galilee.

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By Michael Zarfati / IDF Spokesperson's Unit, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=89048155