UN extends mandate of south Lebanon peacekeepers

Security Council extends UNIFIL mandate until August 31, 2019, warns against violations of Israel-Lebanon ceasefire.Ben Ariel, 8/31/2018, 5:12 AM

Lebanon signs offshore drilling deal in disputed area

Lebanon signs contract to drill for oil and gas off its coast, including in Block 9 which is disputed by Israel.Ben Ariel, Canada, 2/9/2018, 9:32 PM

Lebanese President: If there's a war - Israel will lose

Lebanese President says all the citizens of his country are prepared to battle Israel in case of war.Elad Benari, 11/3/2017, 5:39 AM

Praying on the Lebanese border, under the eyes of Hezbollah

200 Jews prayed at the site of the covenant between the parts near Israel's border with Lebanon.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/30/2017, 1:04 AM

Lebanese army chief boycotts conference because of Eizenkot

Lebanon's chief of staff boycotts major conference of chiefs of staff in the U.S. due to attendance of IDF Chief of Staff.Elad Benari, 10/26/2017, 6:14 AM

'Israel knows Hezbollah doesn't control Lebanon'

Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri accuses Israel of campaign of deception, claims there are no missile factories in Lebanon.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/2/2017, 12:27 AM

The new defense wall on the Lebanese border

Watch the main stories from Israel and around the world on Channel 2 News.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/25/2017, 11:45 PM

UN chief condemns Hezbollah, but also Israel

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon condemns Hezbollah attack on IDF troops near the border, but also calls out Israel for retaliating.Elad Benari, 1/6/2016, 12:16 AM

UN urges 'restraint' following Lebanon border incident

UNIFIL urges both Israel and Lebanon to exercise restraint after Hezbollah detonates explosive near IDF soldiers in the north.Ben Ariel, 1/5/2016, 12:13 AM

Netanyahu: The World Has Yet to Blame Iran for Lebanon Attack

PM Netanyahu speaks with UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, notes there has been no condemnation of Iran for last week’s attacks.Ben Ariel, 2/2/2015, 1:16 AM

Watch: Lebanese Reporter Throws Rock at Israeli Border

A Lebanese reporter filmed herself throwing a stone towards the Israeli border, claiming she was "retaliating" against the IDF.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/29/2015, 2:16 AM

Israel Asks UN to Act to Disarm Hezbollah

Israel’s ambassador to the UN, Ron Prosor, calls on Security Council to disarm Hezbollah following its latest attack on Israeli soldiers.Ben Ariel, Canada, 10/8/2014, 7:45 PM

Hezbollah Terrorist Killed in Explosion on Lebanese Border

Lebanese army claims terrorist killed while dismantling 'explosives,' 'spy device' on Hezbollah telecommunications network.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/5/2014, 6:52 PM

Northern Command Warns: Situation with Hezbollah 'Explosive'

IDF official says Israel would not limit itself to airstrikes, use 'all of its capabilities' in the event of a 'Third Lebanon War'.Tova Dvorin, 3/19/2014, 4:39 PM

Hezbollah Terrorists Infiltrated Israel, Investigation Reveals

IDF investigation into Friday night shelling incident shows armed terrorists penetrated well into Israel's side of the border.Tova Dvorin, 3/17/2014, 9:56 PM

IDF Shells Hezbollah Position After Border Blast

An explosive device detonated near an IDF patrol on the border with Lebanon. Israel retaliates by shelling a Hezbollah position.Elad Benari, Canada, 3/14/2014, 8:20 PM

Lebanon to Complain to UN Over Israeli Airstrikes

Lebanon’s Foreign Minister asks the country’s UN envoy to file a complaint against Israel over two airstrikes that targeted Hezbollah.Elad Benari, 2/28/2014, 5:46 AM

Report: IDF Forced to Dismantle 'Spy Device' on Lebanese Border

Lebanese media outlet claims UNIFIL found the Israeli 'spy device' on the Israel-Lebanon border. The IDF remains mum.Tova Dvorin, 1/21/2014, 9:13 AM

Iranian General: Hezbollah Can Target All of Israel

Hezbollah has dramatically improved its missile capabilities, claims senior commander in Revolutionary Guards.Elad Benari, 1/12/2014, 3:30 AM

Security Council 'Deplores' Lebanon Border Shooting

UN Security Council condemns the killing of Israeli soldier Shlomi Cohen, calls for moves to ease tensions with Lebanon.Elad Benari, 12/17/2013, 5:12 AM

IDF Boosts Navy near Lebanon

Bombings, rocket attack followed by news that IDF will station a new, advanced warship on Israel’s northern border.Maayana Miskin, 8/25/2013, 8:28 AM

Lebanon Claims: Israeli Warplanes Over Beirut

Lebanon claims Israeli warplanes flying over Beirut, appeals to UN., 6/2/2013, 1:17 PM

Netanyahu: Israel Acting to Deny Hizbullah Syrian Arms

Israel preventing Syrian weapons from reaching Hizbullah and will continue to do so, Netanyahu says., 5/19/2013, 2:41 PM

Following Syria Strikes, IDF Moves Iron Dome to North

IDF moves two anti-missile installations to north following alleged Syria airstrikes.Maayana Miskin, 5/5/2013, 12:55 PM

Lebanon Says Israeli Warplanes Flying Over the Country

The Lebanese army says that eight Israeli warplanes have flown over Lebanon’s airspace in a span of 14 hours.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/3/2013, 11:31 PM

Israeli Citizen Enters Lebanon, Detained by Army

An Israeli citizen entered Lebanon and was arrested by the Lebanese army. He will be returned after being interrogated.Elad Benari, 5/2/2013, 4:13 AM

IDF Calls Sudden Major Exercise in North

Threats from Lebanon, Syria lead IDF to call sudden major drill in the north.Maayana Miskin, 4/30/2013, 7:04 PM

Report: Israeli Warplanes Soar Through Lebanese Skies

Four Israeli war planes were seen flying in the skies of Lebanon on Tuesday, according to that country’s official news agency.Chana Ya'ar, 2/13/2013, 2:48 PM

Report: Hizbullah CFO Flees to Israel

Hizbullah’s CFO has fled to Israel with him large sum of stolen money, classified documents and maps, reports local media.Elad Benari, 10/14/2012, 2:17 AM

Israel Looks to Expand Navy to Protect Gas Interests

With new sea-borne gas finds under threat from Hizbullah, Iran, and Turkey the IDF is looking to expand its naval fleet.Gabe Kahn., 10/19/2011, 8:28 AM

Nasrallah Warns Israel: Don’t Touch Our Waters

Hizbullah leader Hasan Nasrallah warns Israel: If you touch Lebanon's oil facilities, we will fight back.Elad Benari, 7/27/2011, 6:17 AM

Hizbullah-PSP Plays the Israel Card

The Hizbullah-backed PSP government in Lebanon has called for 'national unity' to 'confront ongoing Zionist aggression' amidst domestic tensions.Gabe Kahn., 7/19/2011, 10:54 PM

Ban Ki-Moon Blames Israel, Also Arabs for Nakba Day Riots

UN report says Israel used excessive force during Nakba Day riots, chides Arab demonstrators who behaved 'provocatively'.Elad Benari, 7/7/2011, 8:26 AM

Lame-Duck Congressman Removes Hold on Military Aid for Lebanon

A senior US legislator, who will lose a committee position in the new GOP-controlled Congress, does a U-turn and backs military aid for Lebanon.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/14/2010, 2:09 PM

US has Big Plans: Peace Talks between Israel, Lebanon, Syria

The US hopes to move beyond talks between Israel and the Palestinian Authority to negotiations that include Syria and Lebanon.Maayana Miskin, 9/5/2010, 7:19 PM

Congress Blocks Military Aid To Lebanon

Congress is blocking aid to Lebanon because of last week’s Lebanese army attack on the IDF, the House Foreign Affairs panel chairman says. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 8/10/2010, 1:00 AM

Anger in Lebanon as US Aid Called into Question

Lebanese politicians react with anger as US lawmakers, Israel call to rethink US military aid to Lebanon in wake of border clash.Maayana Miskin, 8/8/2010, 9:45 PM

IDF Fires Warning Shots at Lebanese 'Fishing Vessel'

A Lebanese fishing vessel entered a restricted Israeli maritime zone and prompted IDF warning shots. Israeli planes allegedly flew over Lebanon.Chana Ya'ar, 8/8/2010, 11:46 AM

UN Calls Meeting to Avoid 'Misunderstandings'

The UN force in Lebanon asks Israel, Lebanon to avoid “misunderstandings” along the border in a three-way meeting.Maayana Miskin, 8/5/2010, 6:11 PM

Netanyahu to Lebanon, Hamas: 'Don't Test Us'

Decries 'criminal attacks' on Israel, vows: 'Whoever fires at Israel's citizens, we will reach him and hit him with great force.'Gil Ronen, 8/5/2010, 5:35 AM

Netanyahu: Israel will Respond Forcefully to Further Attacks

United States is 'extremely concerned' about violence on the Lebanon/Israel border, urges 'maximum restraint.'Gil Ronen, 8/3/2010, 10:22 PM