'Back Off, Israel,' Doesn't Cut It

From Discourse DB
Jump to navigation Jump to search

This is an opinion item.

Author(s) Jonathan Chait
Source Los Angeles Times
Date August 6, 2006
URL http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/story/0,,1838688,00.html
Quote
Quotes-start.png "Israel is hoping to change the equation, to force Lebanon to take control of its border or accept an outside force that would do so. The tactic of striking Hezbollah has some chance of bringing that about. Stopping the attack and hoping for the best has no chance at all." Quotes-end.png


Add or change this opinion item's references


This item takes a mixed stance on the position Israel was right to attack Lebanon on the topic 2006 Israel-Lebanon conflict.


This item argues against the position United States should call for a cease-fire on the topic 2006 Israel-Lebanon conflict.