Hundreds of thousands of Lebanese displaced by Israeli military operations and fight-ing between Israel and Hezbollah returned to their homes following the entry into force of a ceasefire on 14 August 2006.
30 August 2006 | Briefing Paper
Large numbers of people continue to flee their homes every day, as Israel’s military operations in Lebanon have been going on unabated. Israel says that the operations and the air, sea and land blockade on the country are in retaliation for the abduction of two soldiers which occurred during border clashes between Hezbollah and Israeli troops.
27 July 2006 | Briefing Paper