Marking 25 years since Jewish center bombing, Argentina blacklists Hezbollah

Friday, July 19, 2019

  Argentina’s government on Thursday branded Hezbollah a terrorist organization and froze its assets, 25 years to the day after a bombing blamed on the Iran-backed group destroyed a Jewish community center in Argentina’s capital, killing 85 people. The nation’s Financial Information Unit took the action a day after Argentinian President Mauricio Macri’s government created … Read More

i24NEWS EXCLUSIVE: Iranian engineer commanding Hezbollah precision missile project identified

Wednesday, July 17, 2019

    Israel estimates that Iran-backed Hezbollah possesses an arsenal of 100,000 to 150,000 rockets The Iranian Revolutionary Guards engineer commanding Hezbollah’s precision missile project in Lebanon has been identified exclusively by i24NEWS as Majed Naveed. Naveed, 54, is in charge of three sites in Beirut, and two others in southern Lebanon and the Beka’a … Read More

Hezbollah says new US sanctions an ‘assault’ on Lebanon

Friday, July 12, 2019

  The US added two Hezbollah lawmakers to its sanctions blacklist on Tuesday Lebanon’s Hezbollah said Thursday that new US sanctions on three of its officials- including two lawmakers, have widened Washington’s assault on Lebanon. Earlier this week, the US Treasury placed two Hezbollah members of parliament and another official on its sanctions blacklist, saying … Read More

Increase of Hezbollah members in German state, says intel report

Wednesday, July 3, 2019

The intelligence agency for Germany’s most populous state of North Rhine-Westphalia revealed on Thursday that the number of Hezbollah operatives rose in 2018. According to the intelligence document reviewed by The Jerusalem Post, the number of Hezbollah operatives climbed from 105 in 2017 to 110 in 2018 in North Rhine-Westphalia. The report wrote that “For … Read More

Kosovo designates Hezbollah as a terrorist group

Friday, June 28, 2019

(June 27, 2019 / JNS) Kosovo has now included Hezbollah on its list of terrorist organizations. The World Jewish Congress lauded the move as a “principled step in the critical quest for international peace and security.” “The global community has been terrorized for more than three decades by Hezbollah and its operatives, who have executed their … Read More

Hezbollah operating in Venezuela, Maduro’s ex-security chief says

Tuesday, June 25, 2019

The feared former head of Venezuelan strongman Nicolas Maduro’s intelligence police has charged that the Lebanese terror group Hezbollah operates in the Latin American country with the protection of the government. Gen. Manuel Ricardo Cristopher Figuera, who fled his homeland for Colombia and then the US after the failed April 30 uprising in the country, … Read More

House bipartisan group urges Merkel to label Hezbollah a terror group

Monday, June 17, 2019

(June 14, 2019 / JNS) A bipartisan group of members in the U.S. House of Representatives sent a letter to German Chancellor Angela Merkel, urging Germany to officially designate Hezbollah as a terrorist group. The signees were Reps. Lee Zeldin (R-N.Y.), Gus Bilirakis (R-Fla.), Grace Meng (D-N.Y.) and Ted Deutch (D-Fla.). This week, the German parliament rejected … Read More

Israeli intel led to 2015 discovery of Hezbollah bomb factory in London

Tuesday, June 11, 2019

(June 11, 2019 / JNS) It was intel provided by Israel’s Mossad intelligence agency that led to the 2015 discovery of a secret Hezbollah bomb factory in North West London, a senior Israeli official said on Monday. The remarks, made to Israel’s Kan public broadcaster, came after The Daily Telegraph revealed on Sunday that U.K. … Read More

Hezbollah said to bypass US sanctions by entering drug trade into Europe

Tuesday, June 11, 2019

The Hezbollah terror group bypasses US sanctions against Iran and launders many millions of dollars by playing a key role in the global drug trade into Europe, Israeli researchers said Monday. The development came at the heels of a Daily Telegraph report Sunday that Britain had foiled Hezbollah efforts to stockpile explosives in London in … Read More