Overall Chronology

Overall Chronology

Thematic Chronology
Lebanon War, 1982
1982 - 1983
30 events

Traces the beginning of the Israeli invasion of Lebanon (allegedly to destroy the PLO’s military and political infrastructure), the military battles fought on several fronts including the siege of Beirut, the negotiations and agreements that led to the PLO withdrawal and relocation to Tunis, and finally, the Sabra and Shatila massacre.

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The Israelis Destruct the Arab League during the War in 1982

 

Israeli destruction of the Arab League office during its invasion of Lebanon in 1982.

1982
Source: 
The Palestinian Museum Digital Archive, Yusef al-Qutob Collection
Overall Chronology
E.g., 2020/02/28
E.g., 2020/02/28
Event Date Subject
South Lebanon Cease-fire Is Broken 21 April 1982 - 9 May 1982
Sharon Goes to Washington to Get Green Light on Lebanon War 25 May 1982
Assassination Attempt of Israeli Ambassador in London 3 June 1982
Israeli Aerial Bombardment and Palestinian Artillery Across the Lebanon-Israel Border 4 June 1982 - 5 June 1982
Security Council Resolution S/RES/508 5 June 1982
Israeli Invasion of Lebanon 6 June 1982 - 29 September 1982
Security Council Resolution S/RES/509 6 June 1982
Israeli Invasion Along the Western Axis 6 June 1982 - 14 June 1982
Israel Invades Along the Eastern Axis 6 June 1982 - 12 June 1982
Israel Invades Along the Central Axis 6 June 1982 - 11 June 1982
Draft Security Council Resolution S/15185 8 June 1982
The “Creeping” Cease-fire 10 June 1982 - 26 June 1982
Encirclement of Beirut 11 June 1982 - 20 June 1982
Battle of the Mountain 14 June 1982 - 26 June 1982
Israel and the US Demand PLO Withdrawal from Beirut and Lebanon 15 June 1982 - 27 June 1982
PLO Debates Withdrawal 16 June 1982 - 2 July 1982
Draft Security Council Resolution S/15255/Rev.2 26 June 1982
Israel Lays Siege to Beirut 27 June 1982 - 2 September 1982
Israeli Military Pressure on West Beirut 27 June 1982 - 11 July 1982
The PLO 11-Point Document 8 July 1982
Israeli Army Attempts to Conquer Beirut 21 July 1982 - 12 August 1982
PLO Accepts Habib’s Plan 29 July 1982 - 31 July 1982
Agreement on Withdrawal Reached and Implemented 20 August 1982 - 2 September 1982
Lebanon War Casualties 1 September 1982 - 11 October 1982
Reagan's Plan on the Palestinian Issue 1 September 1982
The 12th Arab Summit Meeting in Fez Adopts the "Fez Initiative" 6 September 1982 - 9 September 1982
Assassination of Bashir Gemayel and Israeli Occupation of Beirut 14 September 1982 - 16 September 1982
Sabra and Shatila Massacres 16 September 1982 - 18 September 1982
Israel Withdraws from Beirut and the Multinational Force Returns 23 September 1982 - 29 September 1982
Kahan Report on the Sabra-Shatila Massacres 7 February 1983 - 10 February 1983