While then-Prime Minister Ehud Barak downplayed the connection between the two events, officials who were deeply involved in diplomatic events at the time do connect the dots.
“The War with No Name” is the first time in any format, written or visual, that anyone has tried to tell the entire story of the security zone from beginning to end.
Like the War of Attrition, the conflict in Lebanon settled in Israeli consciousness.
Twenty years after Israel’s retreat, the analogy to America’s Vietnamese trauma still stands – mostly for the worse, but also for the better
It’s been a decade of relative quiet along this explosive border with only isolated incidents, and many feel that Israel’s withdrawal from the security belt was the right decision.
"Imagine what they could be learning instead," read the COGAT tweet.
There was no prisoner exchange, Manelis said, explaining that it was an operational mission carried out by military intelligence.
What role do Lebanon and Israel play in the conflict?
The toxic combination of an emboldened Iran using Shi’ite proxies to fill the Islamic State vacuum while America chooses to cede influence to Russia has set the stage for further destabilizations.
“Workers at Israel Railways who went to work during the war deserve this appreciation."