"I'm disappointed with him. With the friendship, sympathy and commitment we have toward Israel, we still can't accept this foot-dragging. I don't understand where Netanyahu is going or what he wants."
- French President Nicolas Sarkozy, to Israeli President Simon Peres
"And we're at a point now, where Hezbollah has far more rockets and missiles than most governments in the world, and this is obviously destabilising for the whole region and we're watching it very carefully.
- US Defense Secretary Robert Gates
"Our choice was and remains to secure all the arms of resistance that we can."
- Hezbollah Parliament member Hassan Fadlallah