Halutz Air Revenge War against Hezbollah was of his choice and preplanned special air war. The abduction of two soldiers is a tooth picks for a general war. But intentially this was the choice and design of Halutz since two years ago to show the might of his Air Force, Peretz and Olmert approved. Who then will pay his chair career and head for the revenge. if it was negotiated with Hizbollah, then it needs one week, two busses to exchange goods called prisoners from across the border.
Around 113 people reportedly died in shipwrecks between Libya and Italy throughout weekend (Reuters)
from the article: Was it a war of choice?