Despite continuing tensions between Tehran and Washington both countries have denounced the option of going to war with each other. Iran has repeatedly cautioned the US that if it decides to attack the country, the whole region might turn against it.
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Three figures from Lebanon’s civil war are proving indispensable in bringing about a fragile stability after the country recently endured one of its deepest political crises. The three, in different ways, outmanoeuvred the vastly more powerful...
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A Lebanese businessman designated by U.S. authorities as an important financial supporter of Hezbollah was sentenced to five years in prison and ordered to forfeit $50 million, the Justice Department said Thursday. Kassim Tajideen, 63, pleaded...
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Israel has also carried out hundreds of strikes in neighbouring Syria against what it says are Iranian and Hezbollah military targets.
On Jul. 9, 2019 Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu...
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According to The Times of Israel, IAF fighter jets commonly strike in Syrian territory where they target Iranian missile shipments meant for Lebanese terror group Hezbollah to use against the Jewish state by conducting,...
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MP Sami Gemayel, leader of the Lebanese Phalanges Party , said in a July 26, 2019 interview on Al-Hurra TV (U.S.) that Lebanon cannot cope with the 1.5 million Syrian refugees that it has absorbed over the past seven years and which, according...
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The alleged airstrikes come as the Islamic Republic continues to deny the Jewish state’s right to exist; Israel, in turn, blames Iran for supporting what Tel Aviv describes as “terrorist” groups such as Hezbollah and Hamas.
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Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah spoke during the annual commemoration of the 2006 Second Lebanon War with Israel. He touched on many issues of local, regional and international importance. His speech showed how Hezbollah has become more...
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A leaked police report says a Lebanese lawmaker from the Hezbollah group and a dozen gunmen attempted to storm a police station in Damour south of Beirut following a family dispute involving a high-speed car chase. Nawaf Musawi’s daughter and...
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Earlier, Hezbollah's secretary general warned that Israel was in range of the Lebanese militant group's missiles, as the Israeli prime minister told the group's allies in Tehran that Iranian territory was well within range of Israeli warplanes.
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Hezbollah chief Hassan Nasrallah stressed on Friday that his party “stands by its ally” MP Talal Arslan. As for the relation with Progressive Socialist Party leader Walid Jumblatt: “We did not err against Jumblat; he is the one who started...
The leader of Hezbollah says U.S. sanctions against two lawmakers from his group are an offense to Lebanese state institutions which would need to defend themselves
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Hassan Nasrallah, the secretary general of the Hezbollah movement, said that US President Donald Trump's administration sought to open channels of communication with the Shiite group.
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The sanctions were the first to directly target members of Lebanon’s Parliament and underscored the White House’s intention to ratchet up pressure on Iran by punishing groups tied to its government.
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The damning info was reportedly leaked to the media by the Hezbollah Brigades, an Iraqi Shia paramilitary group which fought against the US during the Iraq War, and against Daesh (ISIS)* and other terrorist groups operating in Syria during the civil...
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