Rockets Hit Lebanon Despite Cease-Fire

Rockets Hit Lebanon Despite Cease-Fire

There are 2 comments on the The Associated Press story from Aug 14, 2006, titled Rockets Hit Lebanon Despite Cease-Fire . In it, The Associated Press reports that:

Tens of thousands of Lebanese jammed bomb-cratered roads Monday as they returned to still-smoldering scenes of destruction after a tenuous cease-fire ended 34 days of vicious combat between Israel and ...

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Kearney

Columbia, MD

#1 Aug 15, 2006
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>>France and Italy, along with predominantly Muslim Turkey and Malaysia, have signaled willingness to contribute troops to the peacekeeping force, but consultations are needed on the force's makeup and mandate. Italian Foreign Minister Massimo D'Alema said Italy's troops could be ready within two weeks.<<

I think that is very encouraging. I especially like that Malaysia and Turkey are participating.

I think Hezbollah is more of a political organization then a military one, even though was well trained and well armed... and so they must create the perception that they are "great ones" in order to seize more seats in the next Lebanese election.
Bill R

Davenport, WA

#2 Aug 15, 2006
Kearney wrote:
Quote:
>>France and Italy, along with predominantly Muslim Turkey and Malaysia, have signaled willingness to contribute troops to the peacekeeping force, but consultations are needed on the force's makeup and mandate. Italian Foreign Minister Massimo D'Alema said Italy's troops could be ready within two weeks.<<
I think that is very encouraging. I especially like that Malaysia and Turkey are participating.
I think Hezbollah is more of a political organization then a military one, even though was well trained and well armed... and so they must create the perception that they are "great ones" in order to seize more seats in the next Lebanese election.
So the 4000 rockets were fired by politicians,
not a miliary organizaiton? Geez, get real.

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