To Thwart Hezbollah Attacks, Israel Completes Building of New Wall on Part of Lebanon Border

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The Israeli Defense Ministry recently completed the construction of a nine-meter high concrete wall — topped by steel fencing — along a 12-kilometer stretch of the Israel-Lebanon border, the Hebrew news site Walla reported on Sunday.

According to the Walla report, the new barrier will make it more difficult for Hezbollah fighters to conduct cross-border attacks.

Hezbollah chief Hassan Nasrallah has threatened that in a future war with the Jewish state, members of his group will take over Israeli military posts and border communities.

The building of the wall has increased the sense of security felt by local residents, and will enable the construction of homes closer to the border, the report said.

The Israel-Lebanon border has remained largely quiet since the summer of 2006, when the IDF fought a 33-day-long war against Hezbollah — a Shi’a terror proxy of the Iranian regime.

(c) The Algemeiner Journal

{Matzav.com}

1 COMMENT

  1. they cant build a tunnel like they do in Gaza or lob rockets over the walls? the IDF is made up of atheists intent on shmad by drafting our Torah learning boys into their cesspool army, we have the Torah and tefillah that protects us.

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