Monthly Archives: July 2006

Regarding Targeting in the Middle East War–Letter to NY Times

"Israel targets Hezbollah who hides among the civilian population.  Hezbollah targets Israeli civilians with their missiles. Let’s not forget that fact."   William R. Jack   Advertisements

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Regarding Intellegence Lapses by Israel and U.S. in Arming of Hezbollah–Letter to NY Times

  "Israel has lost its strategic advantage in the Middle East. These intelligence lapses by the Israelis and the U.S. demonstrate just how far Israel has slipped in its military standing in the region relative to Iran and Syria who … Continue reading

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Regarding Israel’s Loss of Strategic Advantage in the Middle East–Letter to LA Times

  "The objectives of Israel in this war, assuming the LA Times article is correct–Hebollah rockets, logistical movement of arms from Syria, and destruction of symbols in Lebanon are at best tactical in nature. These will leave Israel open to … Continue reading

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Regarding Removal of U.S. Citizens from Lebanon–Letter to LA Times

  "When it comes to gridlock during an emergency the U.S. government excels. I’ll bet the government has been spending the most time trying to determine how to bill our stranded citizens for transportation costs incurred in getting them out … Continue reading

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Regarding U.S. Support for Israel–Letter to NY Times

  "Hats off to President Bush for supporting the Israeli strikes against Hezbollah and the infrastructure used to support it in Lebanon!   The government in Lebanon is unwilling(with a third of it controlled by Hezbollah) and incapable of rooting out the Hezbollah militant … Continue reading

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Regarding Israeli Struggle Against Hezbollah–Letter to L A Times

  "Your article mentions that this latest barrage of Hezbollah rockets has shattered any chances for Middle East peace. Actually the world’s perception that there is or has been any chance for Middle East peace is flawed. Never will the enemies of … Continue reading

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Regading the Middle East War -Letter to Washington Post

  "The Israeli fight against Hamas in Gaza, and Hezbollah in Lebanon is a precursor to an all out war in the Middle East in my opinion.  The US should stand by Israel unreservedly. The "restraint" language should be curtailed, and an … Continue reading

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