Hezbollah Secretary General Hassan Nasrallah said in a speech on Saturday, November 10, 2018, that the missiles in his formation “protect Lebanon” from Israel, while the Jewish state is increasing pressure on Lebanon about the presence of these missiles. “Since 2006, the enemy has no longer dared to attack Lebanon because of the presence of…

Ansarullah Secretary General, Jamal Sleiman, has managed to flee the Palestinian refugee camp of Miyyeh W Miyyeh and headed to the region of Mazze in Syria, National News Agency correspondent reported on Wednesday. Sleiman escaped alongside 17 other individuals including his siblings, family, and a number of his bodyguards. His departure, probably facilitated by Hezbollah,…

President Michel Aoun on Wednesday slammed what he called “the use of delay as a political tactic,” in reference to the stalled cabinet formation process, as he advised Hizbullah to avoid any “crack in national unity.” “We have given some parties a share bigger than their size to relieve them regarding this government,” Aoun said…

An agreement seems to have been reached to allow the formation of the new government. The agreement confirms Hezbollah’s victory. Lebanese forces have declared themselves ready to join the government of national unity formed by Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri. He was appointed to form the new government in May 2018. The rivalry between the Lebanese…

On Saturday, October 27, 2018, the Israeli army accused Syria of ordering the firing of rockets from the Palestinian enclave of Gaza into Israel with the support of Iran, an ally of the Damascus government. “The night rocket attacks on Israel were ordered by Damascus with the clear involvement of the Revolutionary Guards,” Iran’s elite…

Violent clashes broke out on Thursday between rival Palestinian factions in Miyah Miyah camp in southern Lebanon, despite the deployment of the Lebanese army the day before in the camp, reports the National Information Agency (Ani, official). The fighting once again pitted the Fatah movement against the small Ansar Allah group, close to Hezbollah. The…

The Lebanese army deployed on Wednesday, October 24, 2018, inside the Palestinian refugee camp of Miyah Miyah in South Lebanon, a first, after a logistical breakdown during a first deployment attempt yesterday to restore calm after inter-Palestinian fighting, reports the National Information Agency (Ani, official). This deployment was possible after resolving logistical issues and coordinating…

A study published by the Gulf Arab Institute in Washington gave an indication of the losses suffered by the Lebanese Shiite militia of Hezbollah due to its military involvement in support of Bashar al-Assad’s regime in Syria. The survey conducted on by the researchers, based on the names published by the party itself indicates that…

The Israeli site NzivNet reports that a conflict has broken out between Hezbolla leader Hassan Nasrallah and the commander of the Al-Quds unit, an elite unit, the Iranian Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC), Hassan Suleimani. The site cites a report prepared by the Israeli intelligence community. According to the document, the Lebanese group has repatriated…

Hassan Nasrallah, the leader of Lebanese Shiite militant group Hezbollah, has recently voiced his support for the Iranian-backed Houthi insurgency in Yemen. While his statements have angered Gulf countries and embarrassed Lebanon’s Saudi-allied leadership, they have proven popular with his base. His June 29 speech paid a particularly vibrant homage to the Houthis. “I, and…