Liberman: In future war, Lebanon will ‘pay full price’ for Iran ties

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(Worthy News) - Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman said Wednesday that should war erupt again with Lebanon, Beirut will “pay the full price” for Iran’s entrenchment in the country.

Speaking at an annual conference held by Tel Aviv University’s Institute for National Security Studies, Liberman said that Lebanon will be held to account in a future war because, led by the terrorist Hezbollah group, it has “sacrificed its national interests by subjugating fully to Iran.”

“Lebanon’s army and Hezbollah are the same — they will all pay the full price in the event of an escalation,” Liberman said. “If a conflict does break out in the north, ‘boots on the ground’ remains an option. We won’t allow scenes like in 2006, where we saw citizens of Beirut on the beach while Israelis in Tel Aviv sat in shelters.”

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1 thought on “Liberman: In future war, Lebanon will ‘pay full price’ for Iran ties”

  1. Each time a country attacks the Land of Israel, the Land grows larger and larger, until one day, it will be restored to all of Israel and it will not be just the present Trustees, the tribes of Judah and Benjamin, with few remnants only of the others, who populate it.

    If this were happening in any other place on Earth, this constant tunneling under and military attacks above....

    We protect Amazonian tribes better than this.

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