Recent major changes to the Israel Defense Forces that reduced infantry, armor, and artillery elements in response to the rise of nonstate adversaries mean that in any future multifront war it will be much more difficult for IDF ground forces to capture areas in the Gaza Strip, southern Lebanon, Syria, and elsewhere.
"The Transformation of the Israel Defense Forces,"
Naval War College Review: Vol. 74
, Article 4.
Available at: https://digital-commons.usnwc.edu/nwc-review/vol74/iss2/4