The Second Lebanon War

On 12th July 2006 Hizballah opened artillery fire along Israel's northern border. Under cover of the fire, Hizballah teams attacked IDF patrol vehicle

Three soldiers were killed during the attack, two were injured and two were kidnapped. A short time after the soldiers were seized, Israel unanimously declared the start of Operation "Fair Price", later known as Operation "Change of Direction", a wide range military operation against Hizballah forces in Lebanon. 

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