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Heavy-Handed Politics

"€œGod willing, with the force of God behind it, we shall soon experience a world
without the United States and Zionism."€ -- Iran President Ahmadi-Nejad

Wednesday, July 19, 2006

Elimination of Hezbollah the ultimate goal

"Israel's military operation in Lebanon is designed to cripple Hezbollah by destroying its headquarters, weapons stockpiles and supply network, and eventually eliminating the militant group, Israeli officials and analysts said yesterday.

Targeting Hezbollah's leadership is a secondary priority for the time being, they said, although Israel would not hesitate to act if it had credible intelligence regarding the whereabouts of the militia's leaders.

'We are trying to create a new reality that would not enable Hezbollah to operate,' one Israeli official said.
The United States supports that goal, even as it cautions Israel to exercise restraint in carrying it out. 'The root cause of the problem is Hezbollah, and that problem needs to addressed,' President Bush said yesterday." More....


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