Hezbollah


Hezbollah Calls on Lebanon to Reject U.S. Sanctions

The leader of Lebanon’s Iranian-backed Hezbollah group called on the Lebanese state Friday to stand up for citizens being slapped with sanctions by the United States, saying they are harming…

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Lebanon’s Hariri to Become PM for Third Time

Saad al-Hariri will be Lebanon’s prime minister for a third time, after winning the backing of a majority of MPs in official consultations on Thursday, the office of President Michel…

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Congressmen Move on Hezbollah Arming

A congressional bill that calls for a full-scale investigation of Hezbollah and the U.N. Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIFIL) with the goal of putting a stop to the arming of…

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Report: Israel Hits Hezbollah Targets

There were unconfirmed media reports on Sunday night of an Israeli air force strike on Hezbollah positions along the Lebanon-Syrian border. The attacks were carried out near the eastern Lebanese…

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Hezbollah on High Alert for Israeli Attack

Hezbollah declared a state of emergency on Thursday, apparently prompted by the Juniper Cobra joint U.S.–Israel military maneuvers currently being conducted in Israel. “Hezbollah declared its ranks in readiness for…

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Hezbollah Threatens Israel Over Border Fence

Hezbollah has threatened to attack Israel if construction of a security barrier along the border with Lebanon is not stopped, according to media reports on Monday night. The threat was…

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Former Admiral Warns of Hezbollah Threat from Sea

Reports on the threat from Hezbollah usually focus on the terrorist group’s massive arsenal of short- and long-range rockets. But on Sunday, a senior Israeli military figure warned of the…

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AG Sessions Sets Up Hezbollah Investigation Team

The Justice Department has set up a team to investigate individuals and organizations providing support to Hezbollah, the Iran-backed terror group in Lebanon that the U.S. has branded a terrorist…

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Sessions Wants Review of Obama-Era Hezbollah Investigations

Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Friday ordered a review of the Obama administration’s handling of a Drug Enforcement Administration program targeting drug trafficking by Iranian-backed Hezbollah. Sessions didn’t say what…

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