On Thursday, July 12, Lebanese Hezbollah leader Sheikh Hassan Nasrallah confirmed in a speech the information regarding the withdrawal of Hezbollah fighters from Syria, information that had been given by the US State Department. Nasrallah told Al-Manar TV that the number of Hezbollah members in Syria has been reduced to “the required number”. At the…

Hizbullah leader Hassan Nasrallah has expressed his readiness to make a formal request to Iran to provide weapons to the Lebanese army. He made this statement in a televised speech in honour of the 40th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution in Iran. “I am ready, as a friend of Iran, to help the Lebanese army…

The Lebanese Prime Minister-designate, Saad Hariri, arrived Thursday evening at the presidential palace in Baabda, where he is due to present to the President of the Republic, Michel Aoun, the composition of his future government, expected for more than eight months. Contacts accelerated on Thursday for the formation of the government, with the positioning of…

Tension rose a notch on Saturday 8 December 2018 on the border between Lebanon and Israel after Israeli fire left no casualties, while the Hebrew state has been carrying out an operation since Tuesday to destroy tunnels drilled by Hezbollah that are infiltrating its territory. The Israeli army also announced in the early evening the…

On Thursday, December 6, the Commander of the Northern Military District, Yoel Strik, met with the Commander of UNIFIL Forces in Lebanon, Major General Stefano del Kolom of the Italian Army. During this meeting, according to the Israel Defense Forces Press Service, Yoel Strik expressed his protest against Hezbollah’s violation of Israel’s sovereignty. On behalf…

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…