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Civilian EventsEdit

Military EventsEdit

  • April 2 – The Falklands War begins: Argentina invades and occupies the Falkland Islands.
  • June 6 – The 1982 Lebanon War begins: Forces under Israeli Defense Minister Ariel Sharon invade southern Lebanon, eventually reaching as far north as the capital Beirut.
  • June 14 – The Falklands War ends; formal surrender of Argentine forces, and liberation of the Falkland Islanders.
  • November 13 – The Vietnam Veterans Memorial is dedicated in Washington, D.C., after a march to its site by thousands of Vietnam War veterans.
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