United Nations Interim Force In Lebanon

n. UNIFIL, peacekeepers agency of the United Nations that was formed in 1978 to ensure that the Israelis withdrawal from Lebanon and to restore international peace and security as well as to assist the government of Lebanon in restoring its authority in the region

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