Another example of Republicans putting party before the country. Maybe someday the Israeli government and the US Republican Party will think ahead of the next thrill and look more than a single Fox News cycle into the future. The T-72 far outstrips the Korean War vintage Patton with wooden replacement parts that Lebanon has. And the Hind is a real weapons platform. It may be that with Russian help, Lebanon will have an armed force that can protect the country and Hezbollah will not be seen as the only alternative to Israeli rule. But it won't be thanks to the US. It will be thanks to Russia. Well played, Israeli lobby.
4.2-scale earthquake felt in Dead Sea, Jerusalem area (Haaretz)
from the article: Russia to gift Lebanon with arms, military supplies to bolster army