All of the 1500 Lebanese deaths were civilians. Hizbollah fighters are not part of the Lebanese army and thus are defined as civilian. Civilian Combatants, but still civilians. How many of the 1500 were Hizbollah combatants? And will we ever know? I suspect that a large percent of the reported civilians were indeed combatants.
Obama administration abandons Pentagon program to train Syrian rebels, NY Times reports (Reuters)
from the article: Rights group says silenced by Hezbollah, Lebanon over report