IDF Updating Tactics to Counter Hizbullah Crossborder Raid

(Ynet News) Yoav Zitun - The IDF is training its forces to contain and eliminate companies of Hizbullah fighters that infiltrate Israeli territory. The IDF believes that Hizbullah's Radwan Forces will attempt to infiltrate Israel in a future war and attempt to plant a flag over an Israeli community or IDF outpost along the border. While Hizbullah hasn't dug tunnels crossing the border into Israel like Hamas, they've built fighting tunnels in and around Shiite villages in southern Lebanon that Israeli forces would face in a future war.

2017-01-24 00:00:00

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