"we should use m1 abram tank to fight to test it reliabitity on our us tank rather than theirs." Merkava tank is the best armored one in the world, and RPG-29 penetraes it like a tin can. So why to use M1A2... Querillas with weapon like RPG-29 is very deadly compination. As we have seen, soon as they are going to start using the MANPAD's against helicopters and planes then it's not nice to be a Israel soldier.
Suspected Islamist militants attack Mali UN base, several dead (Reuters)
from the article: Hezbollah anti-tank fire causing most IDF casualties in Lebanon