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Marine security in Beirut

Marine security in Beirut

a comparison of the House Armed Services Committee and Long Commission Reports

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Published by Congressional Research Service, Library of Congress in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- Marine Corps -- Security measures,
  • United States. -- Congress. -- House. -- Committee on Armed Services. -- Subcommittee on Investigations,
  • United States. -- DOD Commission on Beirut International Airport Terrorist Act, October 23, 1983,
  • Military bases, American -- Lebanon -- Beirut -- Security measures,
  • Bombings -- Lebanon -- Beirut,
  • Terrorism -- Prevention -- Government policy -- United States,
  • United States -- Foreign relations -- Lebanon,
  • Lebanon -- Foreign relations -- United States,
  • United States -- Military policy

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesAdequacy of U.S. Marine Corps security in Beirut, Report of the D.O.D. Commission on Beirut International Airport Terrorist Act, October 23, 1983
    StatementClyde R. Mark
    SeriesMajor studies and issue briefs of the Congressional Research Service -- 1984-85, reel 8, fr. 0001
    ContributionsLibrary of Congress. Congressional Research Service
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination12 p., [1] leaf of plates
    Number of Pages12
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15453884M

    Maritime crewing companies in Beirut, Lebanon. Catalog of crew management crewing companies.


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Geraghty, commanding officer of the 24th Marine Amphibious Unit in Beirut, he recalled the account of Sgt. Steven Russell, duty sergeant of the guard for the Marine barracks.