|Friday, August 30, 2019|
|Weekly Commentary: Last Ditch Effort To Avoid Heavy Collateral Damage IDF reveals only tip of iceberg in Hezbollah rocket program|
Weekly Commentary: Last Ditch Effort To Avoid Heavy Collateral Damage IDF
The explosion in Lebanon this week that destroyed a critical element in the
The move is a dramatic departure from Israel's policy not to carry out overt
The overwhelming majority of the information Israel released this week
Unfortunately, the official line that Hezbollah has managed to upgrade only
The most important article on this issue was written by Neri Zilber in The
Let's do the math.
#1. According to senior Israeli military officers the missile upgrade kits
#2. Iran has been flying jumbo cargo jets into Beirut Airport.
#3. According to senior Israeli military officers the missiles upgrade could
The math: one jumbo cargo jet can carry well over a thousand pieces of
And this has been going on for over 6 months.
One team at that rate could have upgraded over a 1,000 rockets!
And that's just one team in one room.
So what's going on?
My best guess is that the move tis week served a three-fold purpose:
#1. Eliminate a key machine before destroying it would require causing huge
#2. Shake the confidence of Hezbollah so that they are compelled to relocate
#3. Lay the groundwork for justifying the collateral damage that we are
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