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U.S. Marines Attacked in Lebanon

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U.S. Marines Attacked in Lebanon

(4 min) tv-pg

On October 23, 1983, a Lebanese terrorist drove a truck packed with more than 2,000 pounds of explosives into the U.S. Marine barracks in Beirut, killing 241 U.S. military personnel. The next day, President Ronald Reagan holds a press conference to discuss the situation.

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