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Lebanon Jails Former Pro-Syrian Minister

Lebanon Jails Former Pro-Syrian Minister

Former adviser to Bashar Assad given 4.5 year prison sentence for terrorism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/05/2015 19:54
Israel Won't Hit Back at Hezbollah, Say Analysts

Israel Won't Hit Back at Hezbollah, Say Analysts

Consensus among Israeli pundits indicates the IDF has accepted Hezbollah's offer in the latest escalation.Gil Ronen, 02/02/2015 08:33
Suicide Bomber Kills 7 in Northern Lebanon

Suicide Bomber Kills 7 in Northern Lebanon

Suicide bomber blows himself up in a crowded cafe in the northern Lebanese city of Tripoli. Al-Nusra Front claims responsibility.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/01/2015 02:43
Hezbollah Vies Over Elections in Lebanon

Hezbollah Vies Over Elections in Lebanon

As sectarian violence in Lebanon, spillover from Syria continue, Hezbollah-backed candidates vie for the presidential post.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/04/2014 21:10
Fatah Officer Shot Dead in Lebanon

Fatah Officer Shot Dead in Lebanon

Jamil Zeidan, a high-ranking military official from Abbas’s Fatah faction, killed by gunmen in a "refugee camp" in southern Lebanon.Elad Benari, 11/03/2014 04:12
Jihadist Group Claims Latest Lebanon Bombing

Jihadist Group Claims Latest Lebanon Bombing

Nusra Front claims responsibility for suicide car bombing in Hermel, which killed three soldiers.Elad Benari, 23/02/2014 05:35
Syrian Jihadists Claim Lebanon Bombing

Syrian Jihadists Claim Lebanon Bombing

Al-Nusra Front in Lebanon claims responsibility for Saturday’s suicide car bombing in Hezbollah stronghold.Elad Benari, 02/02/2014 04:03
Syrian Jihadist Group Claims Lebanon Bombing

Syrian Jihadist Group Claims Lebanon Bombing

A Lebanese branch of the Al-Nusra Front has claimed responsibility for Thursday’s car bomb explosion in the town of Hermel.Elad Benari, 17/01/2014 04:42
Fatal Bombing in Lebanon as Hariri Trial Begins

Fatal Bombing in Lebanon as Hariri Trial Begins

Fatal bomb strikes town close to Syrian border on same day that trial opens in former PM’s death.Maayana Miskin, 16/01/2014 10:05
Hezbollah Buries Commander Who was Missing

Hezbollah Buries Commander Who was Missing

Body of Hezbollah commander Hussein Salah Habib returned to Lebanon after he was tortured and killed by Syrian rebels.Elad Benari, 02/01/2014 04:15
Hezbollah Denies it Killed Former Minister

Hezbollah Denies it Killed Former Minister

Hezbollah denies it was responsible for the assassination of Mohammed Shatah in a Beirut car bomb.Elad Benari, Canada, 27/12/2013 22:33
Hezbollah Silent on Latest Lebanon Attack

Hezbollah Silent on Latest Lebanon Attack

Hezbollah keeps quiet over bombing that targeted its soldiers in Baalbek. At least two dead.Maayana Miskin, 19/12/2013 13:06
Lebanon to Place Tripoli Under Military Control

Lebanon to Place Tripoli Under Military Control

Lebanon decides to put the northern city of Tripoli under the command of the military in a bid to end sectarian clashes.Elad Benari, 03/12/2013 02:12
Report: Hezbollah Preparing 'Battle for Damascus'

Report: Hezbollah Preparing 'Battle for Damascus'

Was Hezbollah "withdrawal" a diversion? Terror group reportedly preparing for massive battle around Damascus.Maayana Miskin, 31/10/2013 13:00
Tension as Hezbollah Wiretaps Christian Town

Tension as Hezbollah Wiretaps Christian Town

Christian locals stop Hezbollah’s attempt to expand wiretap operations, but terror group continues to push.Maayana Miskin, 16/09/2013 19:41
Syrians Charged in Deadly Lebanon Attacks

Syrians Charged in Deadly Lebanon Attacks

Five people, including a Syrian army captain, have been charged over deadly attacks in the northern Lebanese port city of Tripoli.Elad Benari, Canada, 31/08/2013 00:31
Sheikh: Beirut Explosion Because of Hezbollah

Sheikh: Beirut Explosion Because of Hezbollah

The Lebanese Sunni Sheikh Ahmad al-Assir says that last week's explosion in Beirut was a result of Hezbollah’s “crimes in Syria.”Elad Benari, 20/08/2013 05:13
Two Turkish Pilots Kidnapped in Lebanon

Two Turkish Pilots Kidnapped in Lebanon

Two pilots working for Turkish Airlines abducted near Beirut's international airport. Unknown group claims to be holding them.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/08/2013 00:46
Hizbullah Convoy Targeted by Roadside Bomb

Hizbullah Convoy Targeted by Roadside Bomb

A Hizbullah convoy was hit with a roadside bomb on an east Lebanon highway bordering Syria. One person may have been killed.Elad Benari, 17/07/2013 03:14
Dep. Hizbullah Chief: Israel Responsible for Blast

Dep. Hizbullah Chief: Israel Responsible for Blast

Sheikh Naim Qassem, deputy head of Hizbullah, says Israel was behind a car bomb explosion in Beirut this week.Elad Benari, Canada, 12/07/2013 23:29
UN to Hizbullah: Stay Out of Syria Conflict

UN to Hizbullah: Stay Out of Syria Conflict

The Security Council called on Hizbullah to stop interfering in the civil war in Syria, though it failed to mention the group by name.Elad Benari, 11/07/2013 04:15
UN Concerned as Lebanon Violence Continues

UN Concerned as Lebanon Violence Continues

UN Secretary General expresses concern over the sectarian violence in Lebanon, which has intensified in recent days.Elad Benari, 25/06/2013 06:42
Lebanon: 6 Killed in Clashes with Radicals

Lebanon: 6 Killed in Clashes with Radicals

Six Lebanese soldiers killed in a clash with supporters of a radical Sunni Muslim sheikh opposed to Hizbullah.Elad Benari, 24/06/2013 06:43