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

Grinspan, Jon
January 2007
Military History;Jan/Feb2007, Vol. 23 Issue 10, p11
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.


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