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    • Anonymous
    • 27.04.10 | 14:38 (IDT)

    Its clear that Israel cannot WIN a war against Hezbollah or Lebanon. They can cause serious human and inrastructure damage and now so can the Lebanese / Hizballah. A war is only good IF there is a significant change in the status quo thereafter. Although there was a slight change after the 2006 war (UNIFIL) this is certainly not a game changer. So all those Israeli and Lebanese civilians in that war, died in vain. If another war erupts there is no reason to believe that anything major will change except more human lives lost!!! Is Israel able and ready, with the support of the international community to once and for all defeat and get rid of hezbollah - I seriously doubt NOT. SO whats the point of another war???

    from the article: Egypt denies calling Israel an 'enemy state'
    First published 10:32 27.04.10 | Last updated 18:15 27.04.10
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