TITLE

Has Israel's 30-year dependence on American high-tech weaponry been too much of a good thing?

AUTHOR(S)
Grinspan, Jon
PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
Military History;Jan/Feb2007, Vol. 23 Issue 10, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the 30-year dependence of the Israel Defense Force (IDF) on the high-technology weaponry of the U.S. It says that the victories of the IDF in their battles is a result of materiel advantage from the U.S. It mentions that the Israelis have blamed the logistical mistakes of their leaders for an unimpressive campaign against Hezbollah in Lebanon which ignored history in favor of materiel strength.
ACCESSION #
23655857

 

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