Israel's failures in the 2006 war were due to Israeli arrogance - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • harzion
    • 18.01.12 | 15:02 (IST)

    Israelis thought that all they had to do to win a war against Hizbollah was to show up and let their massive advantage in high tech take it's toll upon their targets. What we saw in the 2006 war was, compared to Hizbollah, the IDF soldiers were poorly led, porly trained, and and poorly disciplined. This has not changed. The IDF and Hizbollah will cross paths again in the future, but it is not likely that the IDF will make any more head on attacks against Hizbollah defenders.

    from the article: Yishai apologizes for linking IDF failures in Lebanon War to lack of faith
    First published 13:22 18.01.12 | Last updated 13:22 18.01.12
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