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    • Angel
    • 28.07.06 | 06:18 (IDT)

    It seems some of the Lebanese people forget their past over few days. Few years ago, Hizbollah was praised for pushing the Israeli army out of south Lebanon. Instead of Lebanon investing 40 billion dollars of highways, fancy downtown with fancy bars and coffee shops, maybe the money should have been invested in building a strong army to protect its border. Pay the soldier a good salary, educate his kids for free, give a free medical, secure him a nice house and a car foe transportation and watch what happens. But if Lebanon builds a strong army, would it be left alone? And who would represent the majority of the army? Yes, the majority would be the Shiite. Which it would still be a problem for Israel. The only solution is for Israel to disarm and offer peace to the Arabic world. As long as the Middle East has Kingdoms that need to be protected, we will never have peace. People, let us deal with the real truth and stop protecting the fake kings who are shaking by a guy like Nasserallah.

    from the article: Wounded troops describe Bint Jbail battle as 'hell on earth'
    First published 00:00 27.07.06 | Last updated 00:00 27.07.06
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