Crisis puts Lebanon's survival at stake, Hezbollah warns

World / Politics Feb 17, 2020

Crisis puts Lebanon's survival at stake, Hezbollah warns

Lebanon may not survive if its new government fails, the powerful Hezbollah warned on Sunday, urging the country's divided politicians not to obstruct the Cabinet as it seeks to address an unprecedented economic and financial crisis. Hezbollah leader Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah also said there was ...

Israel hits Iran-backed posts in Syria, killing 23

World Feb 7, 2020

Israel hits Iran-backed posts in Syria, killing 23

Israeli airstrikes killed 23 Syrian and foreign fighters in Syria Thursday, a monitor said, the latest in a spate of raids Israel has said targeted an Iranian presence on its doorstep. Israel has pledged to prevent its main enemy from entrenching itself militarily in Syria, ...

Airstrikes kill five pro-Iran fighters in Syria, monitor says

World Dec 9, 2019

Airstrikes kill five pro-Iran fighters in Syria, monitor says

Airstrikes by unidentified warplanes have killed five pro-Iran fighters in Syria's eastern province of Deir Ezzor near the Iraqi border, a Britain-based war monitor said on Sunday. The strikes late Saturday targeted "positions of Iranian forces and allied militias" on the edge of the town ...