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Never before seen footage of a defining moment of the 2006 Lebanon War fought between Israel and Hezbollah has just been released upon the 13th anniversary marking the close of the month-long war, which left parts of Lebanon decimated and over 1300 people dead.
The Israeli vessel Saar 5 Class Corvette “INS Hanit” - which was severely damaged by an Iran-manufactured rocket in 2006 - was back in operation years later, via AFP/Times of Israel.
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Hezbollah and its supporters see the 2006 war as a victory, given that Israel halted its advanced while failing to root out Hezbollah from southern Lebanon, a stated goal of Tel Aviv.
Among the key celebrated moments among Lebanese, Syrians and Iranians remains Hezbollah scoring a direct hit on an Israeli warship, which international media at the time said killed four Israeli personnel - in what was an unprecedented demonstration of the paramilitary group's growing capability and reach.
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The clip is part of a war-related documentary recently broadcast by the Lebanese-Hezbollah network Al Manar TV, and reveals purported details of Hezbollah's planning the attack on the Israeli Saar 5-class corvette.
The full documentary also reportedly presents testimony from...
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