Lessons from Gaza for Israel’s military: Unprepared for unconventional warfare

Synopsis As Israelis and Palestinians negotiate a lasting ceasefire a public post-mortem has begun in Israel of the month-long assault on Gaza.  At the core of the debate is the question whether the Israel Defence Forces’ organization, strategy and doctrine meets the requirements of unconventional rather than conventional warfare. Commentary ISRAEL’S POST-GAZA domestic battles have … [Read more…]