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Posts Tagged: Hezbollah Syria

April 25, 2018 10:14 am

Enclave Northeast of Damascus Said to Be Free of Rebels

A media unit run by the Syrian government's Lebanese ally Hezbollah said on Wednesday an opposition enclave northeast of Damascus was now free of rebels...

April 17, 2018 9:24 am

Syria Says False Alarm Set Off Its Air Defenses

A false alarm led to Syrian air defense missiles being fired overnight and no new attack on Syria took place, Syrian state media and a...

March 1, 2018 4:19 pm

Syria Is Now a ‘Shi’a Colony of Iran’ - After years of bloody warfare, Syria has become a “Shi'a colony of Iran,” a Syrian professor who lives in Germany recently told an Israeli...

October 25, 2017 12:25 pm

Report: Hezbollah to Leave Syria in 2018 to Prepare for Conflict With Israel - The Hezbollah terror group is planning to withdraw its forces from Syria in 2018 in order to bolster its presence along Israel’s northern border,...

October 25, 2017 12:21 pm

IDF Unmasks Veteran Terrorist Mounir Shaito as Commander of Hezbollah Operations in Golan Heights

The IDF has revealed what it says is the identity of the Hezbollah commander in charge of the terrorist organization's operations on the Israel-Syria border...

September 13, 2017 3:19 pm

Despite Russian Aid to Hezbollah, Israel Takes the Fight to Syria - A recent, purported Israeli airstrike against a Syrian chemical weapons facility has added another layer of complexity to an already combustible situation in Syria. With...

May 21, 2017 12:09 pm

Syrian Dictator Assad Congratulates Iranian President Rouhani on Election Victory

Syrian dictator Bashar al-Assad warmly congratulated Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on his re-election on Friday with comfortable majority of 57 percent. Assad praised Rouhani for earning "the...

May 11, 2017 9:21 am

Hezbollah’s Presence in Syria ‘Big Threat’ to Israel, US Military Head Dunford Says - US Chairman of Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Joseph Dunford said Hezbollah’s potential of opening a second front against Israel in Syria is...

February 17, 2017 12:29 pm

Hezbollah Seeing Continued Battleground Success in Syrian Civil War

As Syrian forces closed in on the last opposition strongholds in Aleppo, a rebel commander braced himself for the worst scenario: fighters from Hezbollah, the...

December 22, 2016 12:47 pm

IDF Official Confirms Hezbollah Using American Military Equipment in Syrian War - A senior officer in the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) has confirmed that the Lebanon-based terror group Hezbollah is using American-made military equipment to fight in...

November 11, 2016 12:26 pm

Top Iranian General Admits Tehran Supplied Hezbollah With Missiles to Use Against Israel

Iran’s top general said the Islamic Republic set up a missile factory in Syria which transferred supplies to Hezbollah to use in the 2006 war...

August 10, 2016 9:37 am

Syrian Rebels Deny Losing Control of Aleppo to Government Forces, Hezbollah

Syrian rebels have rejected claims that government forces and allies, including fighters from the Lebanese Hezbollah movement, have taken back parts of Aleppo recently captured...

May 30, 2016 6:37 am

Syrian Quagmire Delays Hezbollah’s Ultimate Pursuit of Israel’s Destruction

A brutal Sunni-Shiite war is raging across the Middle East, and the Lebanese terror organization Hezbollah, originally formed to wage jihad on Israel, now finds...

May 13, 2016 10:04 am

Top Hezbollah Commander Killed in Mysterious Blast in Syria - Top Hezbollah commander Mustafa Badreddine was killed in what was described by the terror group as a “major explosion” at Damascus International Airport on...


Dairy, First Fruits, and More: Welcoming Shavuot With Customs of the Season - I’ve often heard, and many rabbis lament, that Shavuot is the only...

Tapping Into the Brilliance of Israel and the Zionist Dream - As Israel celebrates its 70th birthday, the global Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) movement has been propagating the idea of...

Reminiscing: Israel at 70

I celebrated my 12th birthday one week before the birth of the State of Israel. I was about to begin lessons...


Leading Jewish Group Criticizes Papal Honors to Antisemitic Polish Cardinal

A major Jewish group expressed its objections on Wednesday to the Vatican’s decision to honor an antisemitic World War II-era cardinal. Cardinal August Hlond was Polish primate during and immediately after...


Expert: If Palestinians Take Israel to ICC, They Will Be Defendants as Well...

Once the Palestinians become plaintiffs against Israel in the International Criminal Court, “they will become defendants as well,” an Israeli...

Middle East

Syria Says Iranian Withdrawal Not Up for Discussion

The withdrawal of Iranian forces is not up for discussion, the Syrian deputy foreign minister was quoted as saying on Wednesday, after Washington demanded they pull out of Syria's conflict. US...