it intervenes and holds Israel back. i.e. saves their asses by pressuring Israel to stop. This was the worst organized war Israel has ever fhought. still Hizi cannot really be proud of anything since they managed to defend nothing, except destroy Lebanon. I feel bad for the Lebanese who are held hostage by Hizi. If Hizi presures Israel, then Israel will react even harder..
Fire in Jerusalem suburb causes severe air pollution (Haaretz)
from the article: 'Syria helped Hezbollah amass some 40,000 missiles'