You claim Hezbollah has violated israeli territory for years. I am not a hezbollah apologist. However, i can assure you Israel has, more than anyone else, violated its neighbours territorial sovereignty repeatedly by incursions unto lebanese and palestinian soil, assassinations on a regular basis, kidnappings (how many lebanese and palestinians are rotting in israeli jails without trial? sounds fairly gestapo-ish to me...), overflights and air raids. How do you think Israel has all the intelligence on the beirut suburbs and location of hezbollah headquarters? Also, what do you call Israel's incursions into Gaza to kidnap the speaker of the house of palestine over the weekend? You really have to go back and understand the source of hezbollah's and hamas's grievances. If they did not have a valid reason, their support would not be so deeply entrenched in the communities from which they operate...
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from the article: Cabinet to meet over expansion of ground operations