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Sunday, October 08, 2006
Hizballah's Miscalculations? Maybe!
"In speeches and iconography, Hezbollah has cast the war as a "divine victory." But a reconstruction of the period before and soon after the seizure of the soldiers reveals a series of miscalculations on the part of the 24-year-old movement that defies its carefully cultivated reputation for planning and caution," writes Anthony Shadid in The Washington Post.