Hizbullah Prepared for the Wrong War

(Middle East Institute) Basem Shabb - Hizbullah's involvement in Syria means that jihadis with light weapons and mobile anti-tank missiles are facing Hizbullah fighters with similar weapons. Hizbullah's long-range missiles and short-range Katyusha rockets designed for a war against Israel are of little use. Chinese anti-ship missiles as well as concealed anti-tank missiles in south Lebanon facing Israel seemed of little military value when the real threat to Hizbullah came from across the long and ragged border with Syria.

2014-12-01 00:00:00

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