Israeli Commando Raid foiled: Hizbullah
Lebanon says that the Israelis made a commando raid into the Biqa’ valley, attacking a village near Baalbak. The Lebanese maintain that they foiled the raid.
The Lebanese army increased the territory within which it functions in the South.
Milt Bearden, who used to run a Hizbullah-like group in Afghanistan against the Soviets in the 1980s, is not impressed with Israel’s war on Lebanon’s Hizbullah.
Helena Cobban and Scott Harrop on Cordesman’s analysis of the Israeli war on Lebanon.