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By Lieutenant Colonel Scott C. Farquhar
This paintings is a up to date learn of the operations of The Israeli military (IDF) within the just-concluding Operation solid LEAD opposed to Hamas within the Gaza Strip. It experiences, first, what did the IDF do to organize for that operation in gentle of its harsh adventure in what has turn into referred to as the second one Lebanon battle that was once fought opposed to Hezbollah in the summertime of 2006, and moment, what attainable classes could be utilized to the U.S. military.
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During his service in the IAF, Halutz has accumulated approxi mately 4,000 flight hours. Ron Tira, private collection. 23. Matthews, 15. 24. Ibid. 24. 25. Russell W. Glenn, “All Glory Is Fleeting: Insights from the Second Lebanon War,” National Defense Research Institute, RAND, February 2008, 18. Ron Tira, email interview by author, 19 February 2009. 26. Shimon Naveh, interview by author, 1 November 2007; Colonel Ronen Sh viki, interview by author, 23 February 2009. 27. Yotam Feldman, “Dr. html (accessed 5 November 2007).
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Back to Basics: A Study of the Second Lebanon War and Operation CAST LEAD by Lieutenant Colonel Scott C. Farquhar