posted on May, 3 2013 @ 08:14 PM
Originally posted by Covertblack
I really can't blame Israel, it's in there backyard.
Actually it's their neighbour's back yard, but then the IDF are always running through their neighbour's yard. Some times they have been known to
set up camp their
If this happened, its not surprising but lets be clear that what they did here was violate Lebanon's air space in order to carry out the attack.
However understandable the action might be, its still a violation of international law.
Luckily Lebanon is being over run by Syrian refugees at the moment so they wont kick up too much a fuss about this, however lets not forget the
Hezbollah influence at government level and the stand off between them and the future movement.
Meanwhile, local councils all over Lebanon are starting to crack down on Syrian criminals, with some even going so far as to pass a curfew against
Syrian nationals only. Crime rates are going through the roof and the municipal Police are getting heavy handed while the ISF seem to be reluctant to
get involved. Seems like everyone in Beirut is making moves to duck for cover in anticipation of the Syrian problem spilling over.
Its time for the gulf states to step up and start taking an active role on the ground there.