Scuds are no longer so easy to destroy. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Yonathan Naftaniel
    • 14.04.10 | 09:44 (IDT)

    If scud missiles are that easy to destroy, why would Hezbollah face the risks? In a next war with Lebanon, the IAF will face state of the art of anti-aircraft missiles. Just as modern Russian anti-tank missiles were able to stop the IDF in 2006, the Russian anti-aircraft missiles shipped to Hezbollah will surely counter IAF strikes. In case Israel may start a war with Hezbollah or Iran, within 60 minutes the lights will be switched-off in entire Israel. The IDF cannot stop Hezbollah.

    from the article: Syria prefers deterrence over peace with Israel
    First published 02:08 14.04.10 | Last updated 09:30 14.04.10
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