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    • Chaim Ben Kahan
    • 06.12.11 | 18:53 (IST)

    Israel's last battle with Hizbollah was gentle compared to the amount of power Israel could bring to bear. This was due to the incompetent leadership of Olmert and Peretz and because Israel's respect of life and Lebanese civilians. The usage of human shields by Hizbollah prevented Israel from striking the terrorist. The next battle will be different. Israel will still spare civilian lives, but will be more aggressive in hunting down hizbollah terrorist.

    from the article: In rare public appearance, Nasrallah says Hezbollah ready to confront Israel
    First published 11:54 06.12.11 | Last updated 11:54 06.12.11
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