Hizbullah trains Hamas to conduct rocket attacks on Israel

February 2008
Geo-Strategy Direct;2/6/2008, p18
The article reports that Israeli military sources said Hamas, trained by the Iranian-sponsored Hizbullah, has become capable of firing hundreds of rockets into Israel. The sources said Hamas has accelerated missile production, coordinated operations by launch squads and established a logistics network to ensure large-scale salvos.


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