Lebanon remembers what war feels like.

Lebanon remembers what war feels like.

Lebanon remembers what war feels like.

Notes from different corners of the world.
July 20 2006 12:09 PM

Dispatch From Beirut

Why the current attacks are worse than the siege of 1982.

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Nothing yet compels the party to accept. Its fighting capacity seems largely intact, despite Israeli claims to the contrary. Many Lebanese are fed up with Hezbollah but know it holds the guns. Between Hezbollah and the Israelis, people say, one thing is certain: Lebanon is in for prolonged instability. Then they mention the rock in their stomach.