DEBBIE WHITMONT: From mid July - for more than a month - the most powerful army in the Middle East pounded Lebanon. More than a thousand Lebanese were killed and more than 900,000 - a quarter of the population - fled their homes.
MAN: This is my house. That is a reminder. That is all of what I have from my house. That's the new Middle East - what Mrs Rice say to us in Lebanon - "New Middle East." That's the new Middle East without children, without dreams, without emotion, without love. Everything will stay hate for America and Israel.
DEBBIE WHITMONT: Over the same 34 days, Hezbollah fired almost 4,000 rockets at Israeli civilians - killing 43.