Shatila: Remembering the Massacre
Date Written: 30/09/2015
Year Published: 2015
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX18083
Shatila is probably the most well-known of all the Palestinian refugee camps. In September of 1982, a local Christian militia, known as the Phalange, aided by its Israeli allies, entered Shatila and bordering Sabra, engaging in an orgy of torturing and killing that lasted several days.