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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 f...

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 ...

Miss Israel's Selfie With Miss Lebanon Stirs Up Controversy

Reuters | Posted 03.20.2015 | World

BEIRUT (Reuters) - A Israeli beauty queen's selfie has caused a stir in Lebanon, with some Lebanese saying their country's contestant at the Miss Univ...

Israel's Military Say Troops Opened Fire At Infiltrators From Lebanon

AP | By RYAN LUCAS | Posted 12.05.2014 | World

BEIRUT (AP) — A Lebanese soldier was wounded on Sunday after Israeli soldiers opened fire near the border between the two countries, Lebanon's milit...

Report: More Rockets Fired At Israel From Lebanon

Reuters | Posted 09.12.2014 | World

CAIRO, July 14 (Reuters) - Two rockets were fired from southern Lebanon towards Israel on Monday, Lebanese security sources said, the third such roc...

Hezbollah Says Israel Targeted Group In Airstrikes

AP | ZEINA KARAM | Posted 02.26.2014 | World

BEIRUT (AP) — Hezbollah said Wednesday that Israel carried out an airstrike targeting one of its positions near the border with Syria earlier this w...

Report: Israeli Airstrikes Hit Eastern Lebanon

AP | Posted 02.24.2014 | World

BEIRUT (AP) — Lebanon's state news agency says Israeli aircraft have carried out two airstrikes in eastern Lebanon near the Syrian border. The Isra...

Israeli Troops Shoot Lebanese Soldiers As Tension Escalates On Border

AP | DANIEL ESTRIN | Posted 12.16.2013 | World

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli troops shot two Lebanese soldiers early on Monday, hours after a Lebanese army sniper killed an Israeli soldier as he drove...

Israeli Soldier Killed Along Lebanon Border

AP | JOSEF FEDERMAN | Posted 12.15.2013 | World

JERUSALEM (AP) — An Israeli soldier was killed by a Lebanese army sniper late Sunday as he drove along the border, the Israeli military said, drawin...

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 ...

Rocket Reportedly Fired From Lebanon Toward Israel

AP | Posted 07.26.2013 | World

BEIRUT -- A rocket was fired from southern Lebanon towards Israel late Sunday night, Lebanon's state-run National News Agency reported. The news agen...

Israel Shoots Down Hezbollah Drone

AP | JOSEF FEDERMAN | Posted 06.25.2013 | World

JERUSALEM -- The Israeli military says it has shot down an unmanned aircraft sent by the Hezbollah group into Israeli skies. Military officials sai...

Official: Israeli Warplanes Flew Over Lebanon

AP | ZEINA KARAM | Posted 04.03.2013 | World

BEIRUT — Syrian opposition leaders and rebels on Friday slammed President Bashar Assad for not responding to a rare Israeli airstrike near Damas...

Israeli Jets Fly Over South Lebanon After Drone Incident

AP | ZEINA KARAM and JOSEF FEDERMAN | Posted 10.07.2012 | World

BEIRUT -- Israeli warplanes swooped low over Lebanese villages Sunday in a menacing show of force apparently aimed at the Hezbollah guerrilla group af...

Lebanon Accuses Israel Of Detonating Spying Devices

AP | Posted 07.03.2012 | World

BEIRUT -- Israel has remotely detonated three spying devices in south Lebanon, the Lebanese army said Tuesday. The explosions occurred Monday evening...

Lebanese Rockets Hit Northern Israel

AP | AMY TEIBEL | Posted 01.29.2012 | World

JERUSALEM — Rockets fired from Lebanon struck northern Israel early Tuesday for the first time in more than two years, drawing a burst of Israel...

Israel, Lebanon and the Fight for Fossil Fuels

Patrick Galey | Posted 10.28.2011 | World
Patrick Galey

Both Lebanon and Israel would do well, temporarily, to but their intractable differences aside and grasp the historic opportunity to change the face of their countries for the better.

Israeli Map Shows Nearly 1,000 Hezbollah Sites

AP | AMY TEIBEL | Posted 05.31.2011 | World

JERUSALEM — The Israeli military on Thursday released a map detailing what it says are nearly 1,000 underground bunkers, weapons storage facilit...

Israel OKs Pullout From Hotly Disuted Lebanon Border Village

AP | DIAA HADID | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

GHAJAR, Golan Heights — Israel agreed Wednesday to pull its troops from the northern half of a village that straddles the border with Lebanon, d...

The Intuition of the Lebanese

Lord Weidenfeld of Chelsea | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Lord Weidenfeld of Chelsea

There is disagreement and confusion over the Iran question amongst the Europeans and the great powers. The Israelis are unshakable in their opinion that Tehran strives for the immediate production of nuclear bombs.

Lebanon-Israel Border: Lebanese Army Raises Alert Level In Response To Israeli Tanks

Haaretz | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The official Lebanese news agency reported on Tuesday that the Lebanese army had declared a state of high alert and deployed forces along the border w...

Lebanon, Israel Independent Peace Talks Won't Happen: Hariri

Jerusalem Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Lebanon will not conduct an independent peace track with Israel, and may not even join the Arab peace initiative, should it become the basis for regio...

"Hezbollah Planned Huge Terror Attacks In Tel Aviv": Egyptian Newspaper

Haaretz | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Hezbollah operatives caught in Egypt planned to carry out massive terror attacks in Tel Aviv, the Egyptian newspaper Almasry Alyoum reported Thursday....

Golan Heights Apples Seen As Sign Of Peace To Come

Institute For War And Peace | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

When Hala al-Safadi bit into the apple, she felt as though she had been instantly transported back to her home town, which she left for good nine year...

Proposal Emerges For 10-Day Gaza Ceasefire

AP | SALAH NASRAWI and LEE KEATH | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

CAIRO, Egypt — Egypt and Hamas are close to a deal for a 10-day cease-fire between Israel and the Palestinian militant group in Gaza, where the ...