How could weather impact the war against Hamas?

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How could weather impact the war against Hamas?
Historically, weather has turned the tides of decisive battles and the outcomes of whole wars. Storms have destroyed fleets and cold has crippled infantry.
By MICHAEL STARR

Rain-soaked soldiers and their equipment over Saturday night, in one of the first major rainfalls since the ongoing war between Israel and Hamas began on October 7.

The conflict is set to continue into the winter amid changing weather conditions. The impact of weather on warfare should not be underestimated just because much of the modern world has isolated itself from harsh conditions. Historically, weather has turned the tides of decisive battles and the outcomes of whole wars. Storms have destroyed fleets and cold has crippled infantry.

As the Levant enters winter, the effects on combatants and civilians will become more pronounced, and military planners and humanitarian organizations will need to prepare to address the associated challenges.

more............. https://www.jpost.com/israel-news/article-770691
 
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