IDF chief urges UN to destroy Hezbollah terror tunnels

Chief of Staff Gadi Eisenkot meets with head of UN force in southern Lebanon following discovery of Hezbollah terror tunnels.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/9/2018, 7:29 PM

UN peacekeepers confirm existence of tunnel near Lebanon border

UNIFIL confirms the presence of a tunnel in northern Israel near the Lebanese border.Ben Ariel, 12/7/2018, 4:10 AM

UNIFIL head visits Hezbollah terror tunnel

IDF Northern Command demands UNIFIL act to dismantle Hezbollah tunnels on Lebanese side of the border.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/6/2018, 5:17 PM

IDF protests tunnel in meeting with UNIFIL, Lebanese forces

IDF slams 'severe violation of Israeli sovereignty' in trilateral meeting, after discovery of tunnel crossing into Israel from Lebanon.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/5/2018, 8:18 PM

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

Foreign Ministry calls for 'determined action' by UNIFIL

Foreign Ministry welcomes resolution renewing UNIFIL's mandate on the Lebanese border.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/1/2017, 9:03 PM

Victory for Israel in the Security Council

UN Security Council approves resolution requiring UNIFIL to take action against Hezbollah.Nitsan Keidar, 8/30/2017, 11:19 PM

Watch: How does Hezbollah violate UN Resolution 1701?

New video explains how the Lebanese terror group is violating UN resolution 1701.Tzvi Lev, 8/28/2017, 12:45 PM

UN Ambassador: UNIFIL must end Hezbollah's security violations

Israeli UN Ambassador Danon calls on UN to deal with security threats created by Hezbollah in Lebanon.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/26/2017, 8:25 PM

Haley: UNIFIL shows 'lack of understanding'

U.S. Ambassador calls for inspections of Iranian military bases, says UN forces in Lebanon turn blind eye to Iran’s arming of Hezbollah.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/25/2017, 10:00 PM

Haley: UN should investigate Hezbollah violations in Lebanon

U.S ambassador to the UN urges peacekeepers in southern Lebanon to take on an expanded mission.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/8/2017, 2:08 AM

Danon: Time for UNIFL to fulfill its mandate

UN Ambassador responds to UN's rejecting proof that Hezbollah terrorists operate along the border under the cover of an environmental NGO.Elad Benari, 6/25/2017, 5:34 AM

UN rejects Israeli claims of Hezbollah posing as NGO

UN disputes Israeli proof that Hezbollah terrorists operate along the border under the cover of an environmental NGO.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 6/23/2017, 9:39 PM

An unusual confrontation in front of Ambassador Nikki Haley

UNIFIL commander tells US UN Ambassador that situation with Hezbollah is calm, Israeli general responds that UNIFIL does not do its job.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/11/2017, 10:59 PM

Danon: Expel Hezbollah from southern Lebanon

As Security Council renews UNIFIL's mandate, Israeli Ambassador calls to expel Hezbollah from the area.Elad Benari, 8/31/2016, 4:13 AM

Report: Israel's northern border violated daily

New report shows 2,374 violations of Israel-Lebanon Security Council resolution in 2015. Danon: UN giving Hezbollah free pass.David Rosenberg, 2/28/2016, 9:56 AM

UN urges 'restraint' following 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

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

Israel Confirms IDF Fire Killed Spanish 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

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

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 to 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: Israel Responsible for Death of 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 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 Slams '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 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 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 Dismantles 'Spy Device'

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 to Israel, Lebanon: '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 Says Border Slaying 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: 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 After 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

Nepalese UNIFIL Unit 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

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

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 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 Put Lebanon on 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 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

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: Did Syria Attack?

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