According to the military experts it takes a 10 to 1 ratio in order to win against guerilla fighters. Assume there are 3,000 Hezbollah it would take 30,000 Israeli soldiers to win overwhelmingly. If you make it 15 to 1 that would be 45,000 IDF. Olmert must stop holding back the IDF, otherwise the next time this happens we'll be talking about nuclear weapons supplied by Iran or even coming from Iran.
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