May 2000: Israelis withdraw earlier than planned from the security zone in Lebanon due to military pressure by Hezbollah.
Despite the Israeli withdrawal from Lebanon, Hezbollah continues cross-border attacks on Israel.
Israel in a Hurry
The Israeli Cabinet wants to speed up the withdrawal process from southern Lebanon. Prime Minister Ehud Barak says the pullout will be completed within a few days. (May 2000)
NPR reports on the completion of the Israeli withdrawal from southern Lebanon. (May 2000)