Gog and Magog? Thankfully the ceasefire has now come in the Middle East. But whether this will mean a lasting peace is yet to be seen. John Benton The conflict is between Israel and the Islamic militant group Hezbollah. But behind Israel stands George Bush’s America and behind Hezbollah stands Iran with its desire to take on the West in the name of Islam brandishing its own nuclear weapons. Israel and America wish to humiliate Iran by wiping out Hezbollah. Iran and its allies wish to humiliate the United States by damaging Israel. Meanwhile, ordinary people on both sides have been caught up in war. subscribe now Join today to gain access to the rest of this article and many others. more info login If you are already a subscriber, log in to continue. log in access code If you have an access code, enter it here: Go free trial Get free access for 14 days: Sign up Click here to find out how we take care of your personal data.