Lebanon will have to depend upon Iran for any defense it might have. Iran is not a reliable source for modern weapons, so perhaps Lebanon should consider alliance with Syria. Israel has succeeded in ensuring that Lebanon has no recourse but alliance with either Iran, Syria, or both. Coming next: Israel complaining about Lebanon being tightly aligned with Iran and Syria.
4.2-scale earthquake felt in Dead Sea, Jerusalem area (Haaretz)
from the article: U.S. lawmakers block money for Lebanon's army after border clash