The cabinet could not bring itself to "grasp the nettle" and to acknowledge (even to itself) that the "Halutzian" school of warfare is producing nothing but "used people." Halutz is probably no help in coming to grips with reality.
Nevertheless, they are going to call three of their smallish reserve divisons into active duty for future service in Lebanon.
This last represents the influence of the ground force guys who know that IDF soldiers are not trained to participate in prolonged fighting. The units now engaged in the Maroun al-Ras/Bint Jubeil salient will have to be relieved some time soon.