Hezbollah’s leader has nothing to lose, so Israel cannot take his threats of waging all-out war lightly.
Hezbollah leader Sheikh Hassan Nasrallah has aimed a barb at Israel, suggesting that the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) will likely not attack Lebanon, as in his estimation, Israel’s home front is ill-prepared for the realities of that war.
The most important role of any IDF chief of staff, including Lt.-Gen. Aviv Kochavi, is to prepare the army for the next war.
It has been my conviction to use my pen, keyboard and voice to shape and expand Israel’s maneuver room.
US officials have warned Israel not to strike Iraq after officials signaled that the IDF could target Iranian military positions in the country.
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‘I know it sounds hallucinatory, like stories about sorcery and miracles,’ said Olmert. ‘The natural inclination is to laugh, to say thank you, to humor the storyteller and try not to insult him.’
In just a few days, Israel’s air force can now bring as much power as it did during the entire 2006 war against Hezbollah.
Netanyahu declared that Israel remained ready and prepared to act with an “iron fist” in fending off any threat or attack from Hezbollah.
Hezbollah has “more missiles below ground in Lebanon then the European NATO allies have above ground,” Danon said.
Hezbollah celebrated “Liberation Day”, the 16th anniversary of Israel’s withdrawal from Lebanon, on Wednesday by announcing it is digging tunnels into Israel to prepare for the next offensive.