(I) between August 1982 and August 1984 when the United States contingent of the Multi-National Force Beirut was engaged in military operations in and around Beirut.
(II) between July and November 1958 when United States military forces were engaged in military operations in and around Beirut.
(III) between June and August 1976 during Operation Fluid Drive, when United States military forces evacuated some 300 non-combatants from the U.S. Embassy in Beirut (attached civilian personnel are also eligible).
(IV) between July and August of 2006, when U.S. forces conducted the non-combatant evacuation of more than 14,000 Americans and foreign nationals from Beirut.
(V) any future period when U.S. forces conduct military operations, including combat, humanitarian, and other kinds of operations, in or in the environs of Beirut, Lebanon, to include adjacent waters and airspace.