Finally, one of the thorniest parts of the Israel-Lebanon impasse has ended with Israel’s withdrawal of its naval forces from Lebanese waters where they have patrolled for 40 years.
All I can say is “thank God.” I thought this day might never come. Now let’s see if both sides with the help of the UN can get together and solve the hostage/prisoner exchange crisis; and then the Shebaa Farms question. Peace is possible though far away now.
Jeanne Capozzoli says
That is great news. I had no idea that Israel had patrolled those waters for 40 years so it is, indeed, good news.