BEIRUT, LEBANON (5:30 P.M.) – The Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) reportedly carried out a massive military exercise that simulated war with Lebanon, Yiddish News reported on Friday.
According to Yiddish News, the IDF military exercise was also backed by tanks and warplanes.
Israel: Photos, Hundreds of IDF troops backed by tanks and planes took part in massive military exercise simulating war with Lebanon, comes days after Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah continued threatening Israel in speech after being silent for several months pic.twitter.com/wGiHRsHiYE
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This military exercise comes just days after Hezbollah’s Secretary-General Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah delivered his first televised interview since November.
During his interview with Al-Mayadeen TV, the Hezbollah leader mocked the Israeli military operation that targeted the tunnels along the border of southern Lebanon.
Furthermore, the Hezbollah leader boasted that his forces were prepared for any potential conflict with the Israeli Defense Forces, should one arise in the future.