The Peacekeepers Story
An ongoing conflict in the middle east during the summer of 1982 drew the United States into Beirut, Lebanon to rescue American civilians caught up in a war between the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) and Israel. What followed was a series of historical events highlighting the best of the American spirit and the worst of those who oppose freedom.
The Multinational Force Peacekeepers from America, France, Italy, and Great Britain stood in the gap for others who could not protect themselves. This tower represents their sacrifice and the support for them from the communities they came from.Watch Video