Hezbollah lost twice since 2006 - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Reid
    • 24.05.10 | 04:51 (IDT)

    All, Hezbollah lost in 2006 - badly. The Israelis ended the war on the Litani. They destroyed $1 billion worth of fortifications. Then, Hezbollah lost the election. Their coalition is the junior partner in the coalition. The Prime Minister is a US ally and the Lebanese military is building up rapidly to offset Hezbollah as an independent militia. The only thing that Hezbollah has is missiles and the ability to provoke Israel into a suicidal war. Yes, the Israelis will be hitting the bomb shelters as a few grads hit central Israel. On the other hand, 100,000 Israeli soldiers will be marching to South Beirut, relatively unopposed. Hezbollah will continue to do what it has been doing. Keeping absolute peace in the South.

    from the article: IDF launches homefront drill amid rising tensions on Lebanon border
    First published 01:48 23.05.10 | Last updated 01:48 23.05.10
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