Commentary: The Mideast: Win The Media, Win The War

A Palestinian mob hurls rocks and Molotov cocktails at Israeli troops equipped with the latest high-tech weaponry. The Israelis respond with tear gas, then rubber-jacketed bullets, then missiles. Palestinian casualties mount as TV cameras roll. The Israelis win the skirmish but lose another public-opinion battle. Welcome to what defense experts call the "fourth generation" of warfare.

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