Hezbollah

Australia lists Hezbollah, neo-Nazi outfit The Base as terrorist organizations

Australia on Wednesday listed Lebanese Shia party Hezbollah and neo-Nazi organisation The Base as terrorist organizations.

published on : 24th November 2021

Israeli airstrike on central Syria leaves 2 dead, 7 wounded

Israel has staged hundreds of strikes on targets inside government-controlled Syria over the years but rarely acknowledges or discusses such operations.

published on : 24th November 2021

Lebanon pauses amid tense calm after deadly gun battles

Violence broke out Thursday at a protest organized by the two main Shiite parties - Hezbollah and the Amal Movement - calling for the removal of the lead judge investigating last year’s explosion.

published on : 15th October 2021

Senior Hezbollah member Ali Atwa wanted for role in 1985 hijacking, dies

Atwa was placed on the FBI's Ten Most Wanted Fugitives list in 2001 with two other alleged participants in the 1985 hijacking of TWA Flight 847.

published on : 9th October 2021

Hezbollah-organised fuel arrives in crisis-hit Lebanon

The delivery, containing Iranian oil, violates U.S. sanctions imposed on Tehran after former President Donald Trump pulled America out of a nuclear deal between Iran and world powers three years ago.

published on : 16th September 2021

Israeli strikes target pro-Iran groups in Syria

Since the outbreak of the Syrian civil war in 2011, Israel has routinely carried out raids in Syria, mostly targeting Iranian and Lebanese Hezbollah forces as well as Syrian government troops.

published on : 3rd September 2021

Hezbollah hammered with criticism amid Lebanon's crises

As Lebanon sinks deeper into poverty, many Lebanese are more openly criticising Iran-backed Hezbollah.

published on : 1st September 2021

Hezbollah says fired rockets after Israeli airstrikes

A Lebanese army official said the military had no confirmation yet of rockets fired from south Lebanon, where the Iran-backed Hezbollah group has stockpiled thousands of rockets.

published on : 6th August 2021

Syria accuses Israel of carrying out strike, second in a week

Late Monday, July 19, Syria reported an Israeli airstrike southeast of the northern Aleppo province but did not mention details of the target or damage.

published on : 22nd July 2021

Iran cleric who founded Hezbollah, survived book bomb, dies of coronavirus

After the Islamic Revolution, Ali Akbar Mohtashamipour helped found the paramilitary Revolutionary Guard in Iran and as ambassador to Syria brought the force into the region to help form Hezbollah.

published on : 7th June 2021

US imposes sanctions on Hezbollah leadership

It was a new round of penalties on Iran and its overseas connections by Washington following US President Donald Trump's announcement of withdrawing from the landmark Iran nuclear deal last week.

published on : 17th May 2018

Hezbollah allies gain in Lebanon vote, underscoring Iran sway

The leader of Shi'ite Hezbollah, Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah had called the result a "a very big political, parliamentary and moral victory for the choice of resistance".

published on : 8th May 2018

Lebanon's Hezbollah hails 'great victory' after vote

Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah called the vote a great political and moral victory for the resistance option that protects the sovereignty of the country.

published on : 8th May 2018
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