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UN chief condemns rocket fire on northern Israel

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon notes that rocket fire on northern Israel was a violation of resolution that ended Second Lebanon War.Ben Ariel, 12/22/2015, 12:14 AM

UN hands over 'Israeli spy' to Lebanon

Lebanon demands local staffer who worked with UNIFIL for 20 years on claims of 'espionage,' UN HQ gives the green light to abandon him.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/11/2015, 5:15 PM

Israeli Source Acknowledges IDF Fire Killed Spanish UN Soldier

UNIFIL peacekeeper killed in gunbattle with Hezbollah died from Israeli fire, security source says; IDF working to avoid future incidents.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/7/2015, 4:39 PM

Leaked Report: Spanish Peacekeepers Accuse IDF of Targeting Them

Confidential Spanish military report into death of soldier during IDF-Hezbollah clashes cites troops claiming their post was targeted.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/5/2015, 6:07 PM

Report: Hezbollah Antitank Attack Was Preventable

Initial investigation reveals that Military Intelligence warned the Northern Command about retaliatory attack which killed 2 soldiers.Tova Dvorin, 2/22/2015, 9:18 AM

'Israeli Blood is Cheap' in UN Security Council

UN ignores deaths of IDF soldiers completely in condemnation of Hezbollah missile attack, sparking outrage from Israeli officials.Tova Dvorin, 2/5/2015, 12:38 AM

Livni Misinformed, Ill-advised and a Danger to Israel

As the Wall Street Journal noted: “Israel has nothing to show for its 1701 Resolution”, so why is Livni touting it as her great "achievement"? Eli E. Hertz, 2/2/2015, 11:20 PM

Spain and Israel to Investigate Death of Soldier in Lebanon

Spain and Israel agree to carry out a joint investigation into the death of a Spanish UN peacekeeper who was killed in Lebanon.Ben Ariel, Canada, 1/30/2015, 9:40 PM

Israel Tells UN: We Will Not Stand By when Attacked

Security Council conducts a discussion of the attack on IDF troops in which a Spanish peacekeeper was killed as well.Moshe Cohen , 1/29/2015, 9:10 AM

Spain Says Israel Responsible for Death of UN Peacekeeper

Spain says Israeli fire killed a Spanish UN peacekeeper in south Lebanon, calls to investigate the violence.Ben Ariel, 1/29/2015, 3:16 AM

After Killing 2 IDF Soldiers, Hezbollah Calls for Calm

Hezbollah sent a message Wednesday night that it was not seeking to increase tensions with Israel.Moshe Cohen, 1/28/2015, 10:15 PM

Israel Denounces 'Unprovoked Aggression' by Hezbollah

Hezbollah attack along Lebanon border a 'blatant breach of Israel's sovereignty', says IDF; UN urges 'restraint'.Ari Soffer, 10/7/2014, 8:37 PM

Two Rockets Strike Upper Galilee

IDF, UNIFIL sweeping southern Lebanon for rocket launchers after sirens sound, explosions heard near Kiryat Shmona.Tova Dvorin, 8/25/2014, 11:22 PM

Nasrallah Supports Hamas, Islamic Jihad in 'Resistance'

Hezbollah leader backs 'Palestinian resistance' against Israel's self-defense operation, encourages 'intifada.'AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/21/2014, 5:30 PM

IDF Warns Lebanon 'You'll Pay If Hezbollah Strikes'

IDF reportedly sends warning through UNIFIL, tells Lebanese government it will be targeted if Hezbollah carries out threat.Ari Yashar, 2/28/2014, 11:49 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

UNIFIL Urges Israel, Lebanon to 'Exercise Maximum Restraint'

UN monitoring force on the Israel-Lebanese border responds to rocket attack, urges cease fire during investigation of incident.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/29/2013, 12:02 PM

UNIFIL Commander: IDF Soldier's Killing an 'Isolated Incident'

Following meeting with Israeli, Lebanese army commanders, Major General Paolo Serra says blames shooting on lone gunman.Arutz Sheva Staff and AFP, 12/16/2013, 6:16 PM

Lebanon Claims: Israel Launched a 'Cyberwar' Against Us

Lebanese parliamentary committee claims Israeli spying devices have infiltrated UNIFIL and army networks.Elad Benari, 11/29/2013, 4:44 AM

Turkey Pulls Troops from Lebanon Following Kidnapping

UN, Turkish sources deny the withdrawal is related to the kidnap of two Turkish pilots on Friday.Ari Soffer, 8/10/2013, 8:56 PM

Nepal Withdraws Troops from Lebanon, Redeploys to Golan

UN officials say Nepal is withdrawing some of its troops from its contingent to Lebanon, and instead sending them to the Golan Heights.Chana Ya'ar, 7/18/2013, 10:28 AM

UNIFIL: Hizbullah Replacing Lebanese Troops Near Israel

The number of Lebanese troops along the border with Israel has decreased and Hizbullah is taking over, warns UNIFIL.Elad Benari, 5/2/2013, 5:13 AM

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

Report: Israeli Subs Spotted Off Lebanese Coast

Israeli submarines have allegedly been spotted cruising off the coast of Lebanon between Sidon and Nakura.Chana Ya'ar, 2/18/2013, 7:56 PM

IDF Conducts 'Lebanon Attack' Drill

IDF forces deployed at the construction site of the wall Israel is building on the Blue Line to test its response to a possible attack thereGabe Kahn, 5/1/2012, 5:08 PM

Lebanese Navy Aiding IDF

According to IDF naval officials, their counterparts in Beirut are aiding in turning ships away from Israel's waters.Gabe Kahn, 4/11/2012, 6:46 PM

France Downsizing UNIFIL Contingent

France is pulling 400 troops from its 1400 strong UNIFIL contingent as the force faces restructuring to become 'lighter and more effective'Gabe Kahn., 3/13/2012, 10:42 PM

EU Appoints New Mideast Envoy, Germany's Andreas Reinicke

The European Union has appointed a new Middle East envoy; Andreas Reinicke, Germany’s ambassador to Syria.Chana Ya'ar, 1/23/2012, 11:20 PM

Hizbullah Rejects UN Demand to Disarm

Hizbullah chief Hassan Nasrallah rejected a call by United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon for his terrorist organization to disarm.Chana Ya'ar, 1/14/2012, 7:18 PM

Sleiman Condemns Terror Attacks on Israel, UNIFIL

President Michel Sleiman of Lebanon breaks ranks and blames terrorists for recent attacks on Israel and UNIFILGabe Kahn., 12/23/2011, 12:53 PM

UNIFIL Mandate Extended

The UN Security Council voted to extend the UNIFIL mandate, but warned "events in the region" could impact its operations in the future.Gabe Kahn., 12/21/2011, 10:00 PM

Tripartite Security Talks in South Lebanon

Senior IDF officials met with their Lebanese counterparts at the UNIFIL headquarters in Naqoura to discuss recent incidents.Gabe Kahn., 12/15/2011, 5:25 PM

Syrians Vote Despite Battles in the Street

Syrians went out to vote in a nationwide municipal election Monday, despite continued violence and a feeling the polls were useless.Chana Ya'ar, 12/12/2011, 6:02 PM

Ban Condemns Katyusha Fire, Urges Restraint

The UN Secretary-General condemns the firing of Katyusha missiles into Israel, calls for "maximum restraint" by all parties.Elad Benari, 11/30/2011, 6:15 AM

Tyre Bombings Raise Specter of Return to Sectarian Violence

Twin bombings targeting venues that serve alcohol in Tyre have raised the specter of renewed sectarian violence in Lebanon.Gabe Kahn., 11/16/2011, 5:02 PM

IDF Cameras at Border Scare Lebanon into Full Alert

High tension on the northern border: The Lebanese army went on full alert because the IDF posted surveillance cameras. UN at the scene. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 9/13/2011, 3:47 PM

UN Extends Lebanon Peacekeeping Mission by One Year

UN Security Council extends UNIFIL’s mission in Lebanon for another year, says the situation remains a threat to international security. Elad Benari, 8/31/2011, 6:02 AM

UN Vindicates Israel in Lebanese Border Clash

UNIFIL contradicted Lebanese claims that the IDF drew enemy fire by allegedly crossing the border, a year after a similar clash cost five liTzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 8/1/2011, 4:55 PM

Roadside Bomb Targets UNIFIL

Three French peacekeepers were injured as a roadside bomb in Hizbullah's southern Lebanon stronghold explodes. Gabe Kahn., 7/26/2011, 7:18 PM

Lebanese Ask if Syria Attacked UNIFIL

Italy says it will reduce its UNIFIL contingent following an attack on its troops in Lebanon, but UNIFIL denies the report. Chana Ya'ar, 5/29/2011, 3:55 PM

IDF Video: Hizbullah Taking Weapons from Arms Cache

Video shows Hizbullah activists smuggling weapons from arms cache after explosion.Elad Benari, 9/6/2010, 1:08 AM

UNIFIL Probe Finds Lebanon's Attack on Israel was Unprovoked

Lebanon's version regarding the deadly attack on IDF officers earlier this month was untrue, UNIFIL announced in its final report.Chana Ya'ar, 8/25/2010, 7:34 PM

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

Lethal Border Clash Was Planned Ambush at Israeli Territory

Conclusive evidence shows that the Lebanese army staged a planned ambush at and invited media to film the lethal attack on the IDF Tuesday.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 8/4/2010, 7:40 AM

Special Tribunal for Lebanon

The UN could be in the hot seat if the Hezbollah imposes its criminal threats on the Special Tribunal for Lebanon.Elias Bejjani, 8/2/2010, 6:12 PM

IDF: Hizbullah Holing Up Near Schools, Hospitals Again

Hizbullah is up to its old tricks again, says IDF, placing explosives next to schools and hospitals. War games imminent? Gil Ronen, 7/7/2010, 9:09 PM

UN Contradicts Itself in Blaming Israel

IMRA reports that as Hizbullah brags of crippling the UNIFIL peacekeeping force in Lebanon, UN chief Ban blames Israel for “stirring up trouble.”Hillel Fendel, 7/7/2010, 12:26 PM

Hizbullah Stronghold Overpowers UN Troops in Lebanon

A southern Lebanon village backed by Hizbullah overpowered UN troops Saturday, seizing weapons and wounding one UN soldier in the eye.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 7/3/2010, 10:45 PM

Lebanese Gov't Officially Backs Hizbullah Terrorist Group

The Lebanese government has made it official, announcing it will back the Hizbullah terrorist organization in another war against Israel.Hana Levi Julian, 2/10/2010, 11:03 AM

Northern Drug Bust Highlights Border Dilemma

Heroin and Hizbullah are two ingredients that scare Ghajar’s northern border villagers, Israelis who may become victims of an Israeli surrender.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 1/4/2010, 9:21 PM

Druze MK: Don’t Trust UN ‘Doll’ Soldiers to Protect Israel

Druze MK Kara vowed to “fight until my last drop of blood” against abandoning a northern border village to UN “doll” soldiers and Hizbullah.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/24/2009, 2:37 PM

Hizbullah Defies Map, Claims Blast Was Outside UNIFIL Zone

Hizbullah defied the maps Wednesday and claimed the “work accident” near Tyre two days ago is outside the zone where UNIFIL forces have authority. Hana Levi Julian, 10/14/2009, 5:13 PM

Israel Seeks to ID Mystery Border Crosser

Israel is seeking to identify an anonymous man who jumped the border Tuesday, and is now under arrest in Lebanon. Maayana Miskin, 8/27/2009, 6:12 PM

Lebanon Nabs Syrian, Nine Others, in UNIFIL Attack Plot

The Lebanese army caught 10 terrorists, including their Syrian ringleader, who were planning to attack UNIFIL. The Syrian possessed six passports.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 7/21/2009, 4:31 PM

UNIFIL'S Unusefullness

It is nearly impossible for UNIFIL to pressure peace on an unwilling Lebanon who is the proxy of the Iran-Syria alliance and “axis of evil” committed to the destruction of Israel. Gary Fitleberg, 8/7/2010, 11:24 PM