Lebanon · Massacres/Mass Murder · Political · Religion

Sabra and Shatila massacre

September 18, 1982 Beirut, Lebanon A three-day massacre ends with casualties reported between 460 and 3,500 (sources vary) A militia under the Kataeb Party (also known as the Phalange), a right-wing radical Christian Democratic political party, were ordered to clear a path for the Israeli Defense Forces through the neighborhood of Sabra and the Shatila… Continue reading Sabra and Shatila massacre