Their independence should be seen in a positve light - not allowing Al Qaeda or Iran call the shots. Here's a thought, what if Israel returned Shebaa farms, stopped transborder provocations, and ceased overflights of sovereign Lebanese airspace? Do you really think Hezbollah would attack Israel then? Zionistas need not reply to the question since Hezbollah has only existed under the three above stated points. Also, please don't mention anything about ancient kingdom, G-d, or Litani River.
from the article: Al-Qaida operative chides Hezbollah for 'protecting' Israel