This week AFP published an important report that shouldn’t slip under the radar.
It quotes a “senior military official in Israel’s northern command”
saying that, while Hizbullah may not want another war with Israel, Iran
would order it to attack Israel in case of an Israeli strike on Iran. In
that case, says the official, the Israel-Hizbullah clash would go “much
faster” than the 2006Second Lebanon War.
That conflict, which lasted 34 days, ended with Hizbullah somewhat
shaken by the prowess shown by Israel’s air force, mainly in the war’s
opening days when it took out Hizbullah’s long-range rocket launchers in