Today in History for September 16th

Highlights of this day in history: Vietnam War deserters and draft evaders receive conditional amnesty; Palestinian refugees massacred in Lebanon; Mexico pushes for independence; Opera star Maria Callas dies; Blues great B.B. King born. (Sept. 16)

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Israeli soldiers use VR technology to train in tunnel warfare | AFP

Following the exposure of attack tunnels dug into Israel by Hamas in Gaza and Hezbollah in Lebanon, the IDF uses virtual-reality technology to train Israeli soldiers in tunnel warfare. Until recently the province of video game creators, the virtual world has in recent years made inroads into medical, aerospace and military research, where it is increasingly used for training.

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Lebanon: forensics team at scene of drone “attack” in southern Beirut | AFP

Two drones targeted the stronghold of the Iran-backed Shiite group Hezbolla in sourthern Beirut, Lebanon. Lebanon condemned what it claim is an Israeli “aggression”. The Israeli army declined to comment on the Lebanese claim.

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Lebanon ups pressure on Syrian refugees to return | AFP

In a bustling district of the Lebanese capital, a government inspector issues a fine to the manager of a popular restaurant for hiring 17 Syrian refugees without work permits. In a country brimming with foreign workers, the labour ministry is clamping down on businesses employing foreigners without the required papers.

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Syrian refugees forced to destroy homes in Lebanon camp | AFP

Syrian refugees living in a camp in the Arsal region of Lebanon have been ordered to demolish hard shelters, which the authorities consider illegal construction.

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