Iranian Diplomats Killed in 1982 by Lebanese Christian Phalange

From Iranian Diplomats Killed in 1982 by Lebanese Christian Phalange:

Lebanese Forces (LF) leader Samir Geagea has said that four Iranians, including two diplomats, who were kidnapped by his militia in Lebanon in 1982, were all killed shortly after their disappearance, according to an interview published in As Safir Thursday. Elie Hobeika, who was in charge of the militia’s military operations at the time, was responsible for their execution. Hobeika, who has been accused of the 1982 massacre of Palestinians at Sabra and Shatila, was killed in a car bomb in 2002.

Keyword(s): Lebanon; Lebanese Christian Phalange; Sabra; Shatila; Hobeika

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