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Hezbollah flags flying over southern Lebanon. Credit: John Grummitt/Shutterstock.

Bipartisan bill urges EU to fully designate Hezbollah as terrorist organization

A bipartisan group of senators introduced a bill on Thursday that calls on the European Union to fully designate Hezbollah as a terrorist organization. The legislation, introduced by Sens. Jacky Rosen (D-Nev.) and Marsha Blackburn...
Hezbollah flags flying over southern Lebanon. Credit: John Grummitt/Shutterstock.

Lebanon has not received request to transfer Iranian fuel, energy minister says

Lebanese Energy Minister Raymond Ghajar said on Wednesday that the country’s caretaker government has not received a request to import fuel from Iran. His comments come after Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah had announced last month that...
Talal Naji, the leader of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine-General Command terrorist group, in an interview that aired on Iranian television on Aug.11, 2021. Credit: MEMRI.

PFLP-GC leader: Iran’s Soleimani supervised Palestinian weapons-development program

The former head of Iran’s Quds Force, Maj.-Gen. Qassem Soleimani, personally oversaw the development of Palestinian terror groups’ weapons- and rocket-manufacturing capabilities, according to Talal Naji, the leader of the Popular Front for the...
The aftermath of alleged Israeli airstrikes near Damascus on Feb. 15, 2021. Source: Majd Fahd/Twitter.

Four Hezbollah members reportedly killed in alleged Israeli Syria strike

Israel launched missile strikes against targets in northern Syria early on Friday, according to Reuters. The report cited a Syrian military source as saying that the strikes originated from the direction of Beirut, and triggered Syria’s...
Hamas members attend a rally in Beit Lahiya in the Gaza Strip on May 30, 2021. Photo by Atia Mohammed/Flash90.

Campaign Against Antisemitism calls on UK to blacklist entire Hamas terrorist group

The Campaign Against Antisemitism (CAA) recently wrote to all members of the British Parliament, urging them to ask Home Secretary Priti Patel to ban the terrorist group Hamas in its entirety from the United...
Pro-Hezbollah supporters at a rally in Germany. Source: Screenshot.

A Hezbollah-Israel conflict is closer than ever

Hezbollah fired 19 rockets at northern Israel on Aug. 6, and IDF artillery units returned fire into Southern Lebanon. The situation has been quiet since, but the idea that the escalation is “behind us”...
Illustrative: An oil tanker on the open sea. Credit: Igor Karasi/Shutterstock.

Hezbollah warns Israel, US not to interfere with shipment of Iranian oil to Lebanon

Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah has warned Israel and the United States against interfering with an oil tanker that was set to leave Iran for Lebanon on Thursday. In a televised address commemorating the Shi’ite Ashura...
An old Israeli tank with a flag overlooking the Syrian town of Quneitra in the Golan Heights on Feb. 11, 2018. Photo by Hadas Parush/Flash90.

Report: After Syria strike, IDF again warns Syrian military to cease cooperation with Hezbollah

Syrian opposition sources reported on Wednesday that following an alleged Israeli strike on a military post near the border on Tuesday, the Israeli military dropped leaflets warning the Syrian military to cease cooperating with...
Members of the Israel Defense Forces Artillery Corps fire into Lebanon, near the Israeli border, on Aug. 6, 2021. Photo by Basel Awidat/Flash90.

After American withdrawal from Afghanistan, implications for Israel look grimmer

As Israel observes the fall of Afghanistan to the Taliban, it’s difficult to forget the capitulation of the Iraqi army to ISIS in 2014 or the EUBAM observers who fled as Hamas seized power...
Flag of Hezbollah and Lebanon flying together. Credit: Arthur Sarradin

New report exposes ‘land of tunnels’ in Lebanon, pioneered by Hezbollah

A new report released on Thursday by the Alma Center, which researches security challenges to Israel from Lebanon and Syria, exposed what it described as a large-scale inter-regional Hezbollah tunnel system in different parts of Lebanon....