A French soldier, part of the Multinational Force in Lebanon, stands guard at a makeshift, bullet-riddled outpost in Beirut, Lebanon, on May 16th 1984 during the Lebanese Civil War. By his side are a 5.56mm FAMAS F1 assault rifle (Fusil d'Assaut de la Manufacture d'Armes de Saint-Étienne) and an 89mm LRAC F1 rocket launcher (Lance-Roquettes AntiChar de 89 mm modèle F1). The French soldier is wearing a steel M78 helmet (Casque toutes armes F-1) complete with 'Salade' helmet cover. (Photo by Jacques Langevin/Sygma/Sygma via Getty Images)
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