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Is Israel Preparing for War Against Hezbollah?

Alastair Crooke | Posted 07.06.2016 | World
Alastair Crooke

BEIRUT -- For Israel, Hezbollah must be incapacitated or destroyed; war becomes inexorable by implication. The question is whether Israel has concluded that now -- with America engrossed in its presidential election -- is the moment to launch the war.

Israel: Hezbollah Does Not Want Border Clash To Escalate

Reuters | Posted 03.31.2015 | World

By Dan Williams and Laila Bassam JERUSALEM/BEIRUT, Jan 29 (Reuters) - Israel and Hezbollah signaled on Thursday their rare flare-up in...

Akbar Shahid Ahmed

Israel Strike Underscores Security Concerns In Syria Beyond ISIS, Upping Stakes For U.S.

HuffingtonPost.com | Akbar Shahid Ahmed | Posted 01.19.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- An Israeli-linked airstrike in Syria on Sunday is drawing attention to an element of the messy Syrian civil war that the U.S. has tried ...

Israeli Strike Kills Prominent Hezbollah Members In Syria

Reuters | Posted 03.20.2015 | World

By Mariam Karouny and Laila Bassam BEIRUT, Jan 18 (Reuters) - An Israeli helicopter strike in Syria killed a commander from Lebanon's ...

Israel Bombs Base In Lebanon After Rocket Attacks

Reuters | Posted 10.23.2013 | World

JERUSALEM, Aug 23 (Reuters) - Israel's air force on Friday bombed a militant base in Lebanon used by allies of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and ...

Why the Next Israel-Hezbollah War Will Be an Accident

Daniel Nisman | Posted 10.20.2013 | World
Daniel Nisman

Despite the prevailing unwillingness of both the IDF and Hezbollah to provoke each other, the August 7 bombing exposes an ominous reality in the border area, particular in that the next conflict between the two will likely be accidental.

Israel Considering Strike Against Syria

The Washington Post | Janine Zacharia | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BEIRUT -- Syria's fresh interference in Lebanon and its increasingly sophisticated weapons shipments to Hezbollah have alarmed American officials and ...

Hezbollah Rocket Stockpile On Israeli Border Reaches 40,000

Times Online | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Three years after Israel fought a bloody war in Lebanon against Hezbollah, there are growing fears that hostilities could erupt again this time with t...

June 8 2009: news update

Richard Valeriani | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Richard Valeriani

Obama makes first stop on trip in Saudi Arabia, saying he wanted to visit place where "Islam began." Does not mention it's also place where 9/11 began.

Israel Planning Nasrallah Assassination: Hezbollah

Los Angeles Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Everyone in Lebanon has been noticing how Hezbollah's rhetoric has been heating up lately....

Lessons Learned from the 2006 War Being Implemented in Gaza

Joshua Gleis | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Joshua Gleis

While many have spoken about the lessons Hamas has learned from Hezbollah over the years, it appears the Israeli political and military establishment has learned one or two of its own.