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Hezbollah

Iran Prepares to Confront Israel in Syria via Hezbollah – Report

Tuesday, June 9, 2020

Iran may be preparing for conflict with Israel in Syria and no longer will accept Israeli airstrikes on its warehouses without a response, a report over the weekend suggested. Veteran journalist Elijah Magnier wrote on the website Medium about whether the “great Middle Eastern war will begin in the Levant” and cited Syria as a … Read More

Hezbollah’s Nasrallah Warns of ‘Great War’ on All Fronts with Israel

Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Marking 20 years since Israel’s withdrawal from Lebanon, Hezbollah Secretary-General Hassan Nasrallah warned Israel of “the great war that will open all fronts at once,” saying that it would be “the end of Israel.” The Hezbollah leader stressed, however, that there are “no indications that Israel intends to launch a war against Lebanon.” The statements … Read More

Hezbollah Commandos’ Video Threatens Israel, Warns of ‘Disaster From the North’

Wednesday, May 27, 2020

The Iran-backed Hezbollah terror group on Monday released a video showing members of its elite commando unit in training and firing weapons at targets representing Israel, in a pointed warning to the Jewish state. In the video clip, members of the Lebanese group’s Radwan Unit are shown demonstrating their shooting and unarmed combat skills. Some … Read More

Hezbollah Leader Hassan Nasrallah: Israel Must be Destroyed

Tuesday, May 26, 2020

Hezbollah leader Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah gave a speech on Friday, Al-Quds Day, on the “struggle with Israel,” in which he opened with the position that “Israel must be destroyed.” He opened his speech by addressing the various reasons for the commemorative speech, in which he called Israel’s Independence “the establishment of this virus of an … Read More

Hezbollah Training Syria’s 1st Corps to Use in Future War Against Israel

Friday, May 22, 2020

Hezbollah is preparing the Syrian Arab Army’s 1st Corps for a future war against Israel, training its commanders and soldiers as well as deploying it for intelligence gathering against the IDF in the Golan Heights. Following the return of regime forces to the south of the country and the rebuilding of the SAA which was decimated … Read More

Finnish Amnesty International Board Member Says Israel Worse Than Hezbollah

Wednesday, May 6, 2020

An Amnesty International board member from Finland was criticized on Monday after denouncing Germany’s decision to ban the Lebanese terrorist group Hezbollah. Syksy Räsänen, a Finnish physicist with a long history of anti-Israel activism — including the publication of a book called Israeli Apartheid — commented, “Germany’s ban on Hezbollah is a perfect illustration of how terrorist lists are … Read More

A UNIFIL Paralyzed by Hezbollah Serves No Purpose: Israeli Official

Wednesday, May 6, 2020

The Security Council must act to “significantly improve” the capabilities of the UN peacekeeping force in southern Lebanon, a top Israeli official said on Monday. Speaking at a meeting held to discuss Resolution 1701, which ended the Second Lebanon War in the summer of 2006, Danon called for the council to take steps to increase … Read More

US Intelligence Director Urges France to Ban Hezbollah

Monday, May 4, 2020

BERLIN – US acting Director of National Intelligence Richard Grenell has conveyed to France’s government the pressing need to outlaw the Lebanese terrorist movement Hezbollah.  “Grenell, in his capacity as acting director of national intelligence, spoke with Emmanuel Bonne, the foreign policy adviser to the president of France, to press him on banning Hezbollah in … Read More

Antisemitic al-Quds Rally Cancelled in Berlin Following Ban of Hezbollah

Monday, May 4, 2020

BERLIN — The organizer of the annual anti-Israel al-Quds Day rally, which is attended by Hezbollah operatives, pulled the plug on its mid-May event in the heart of Berlin after the German government banned all Hezbollah activities within the territory of the federal republic. The office of the Berlin Senator of the Interior, Andreas Geisel, … Read More