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  • 1. Beirut Barracks Bombing By Gabe Gilch
  • 2. Beirul Barracks Bombing
      • October 23rd 1983
        • Two truck bombs crashed into buildings
          • housed American and French military soldiers during the Lebanese Civil War
      • Equivalent to six tons of TNT in the truck bomb
        • Largest non-nuclear bomb in history
      • Islamic Jihad had claimed the responsibility for the bombing
  • 3. Beirut Barracks Bombing
      • 299 American and French servicemen were killed
        • 241 American Service members
          • 220 Marine
          • 18 Navy
          • 3 Army
        • The second hit was against a compound of French peacekeeping force
          • Killed 58
  • 4.