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Since the 2006 war which was a strategic draw, Israel’s foe Hezbollah has gained a lot of experience in fighting IS and al-Qaeda in Syria.


Israel is carrying out its largest military drills in 20 years along its northern border, including practicing an attack on Hezbollah inside Lebanon.

Over 10 days, Israel’s land, air, sea and intelligence forces will prepare to invade Lebanon in the event of a another war with the Shiite paramilitary organization, with which it fought a bloody conflict in 2006.


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43° N
12.7° E
57.7° E
20.5° N


Jerusalem, Israel

Israel (IL) is estimated to have a population of 8.6 million with a growth rate during 2010-2015 of 1.7% pa.
At the same rate of change, in five years' time its population will increase by 0.8 million.