Former Israeli troopers search solutions on Fb, 20 years after Lebanon withdrawal – Israel Information

The border between Israel and Lebanon regarded quiet and inexperienced on Wednesday, like a postcard of a pastoral scene despatched from Europe in higher days. On both facet of the boundary, two heat-stricken nations are nonetheless making an attempt to recuperate from the depredations of the coronavirus, and are extra apprehensive in regards to the financial disaster that accelerated in its wake. Lebanon’s problem is immeasurably tougher. The nation is grappling with the worst financial misery it has skilled for the reason that civil struggle that devastated it within the mid- 1970s.

From the vantage level close to the perimeter fence of Kibbutz MIsgav Am, it’s attainable to see with none problem lots of the websites whose names have been widespread parlance till 20 years in the past: Marjayoun, Kaliya, Taibeh, Nabatiya and Reihan. A bit to the southwest, within the city of Bint Jbeil, Hezbollah chief Hassan Nasrallah delivered his well-known “spider net” speech. That was on Could 20, 2000, two days after the Israel Protection Forces accomplished its withdrawal from southern Lebanon – 20 years in the past this week.